Be prepared before you go home with tips on homecare planning, emergency planning, and how to assess your home environment.
Advance preparation and training will make the transition from hospital to home much smoother.
Preparing for home care can be overwhelming — that’s why both the patient and caregivers need training in the hospital before going home.
Ask yourself and your clinician as many questions as you need to be sure you are comfortable using the ventilator before you leave the hospital.
Understand how to assess your home environment and plan for emergencies.
Contact utility companies and emergency personnel and establish a network of family and friends.
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