What is Visiting nurse?

Category: Others


A visiting nurse is a registered nurse that comes to the home to provide nursing care, i.e. assessment, dressing changes, medication management, tube care, assistance with activities of daily living, etc.

Reported purpose & perceived effectiveness
Purpose Patients Evaluations Perceived Effectiveness
Broken spine (vertebral fracture) 1 1
General health 1 1
Medication management 1 1
Seizures 1 1

  • Major
  • Moderate
  • Slight
  • None
  • Can't tell

Side effects

Side effects as an overall problem

Side effects as an overall problem
Severity Evaluations Percentage
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Visiting nurse

Side effect Patients Percentage

Why patients stopped taking Visiting nurse

Multiple reasons could be selected

Reason Patients Percentage
Course of treatment ended 1
Other 1
See 1 patient who's stopped using Visiting nurse


Stopped using Visiting nurse

Duration Patients Percentage
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence Evaluations Percentage
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden Evaluations Percentage
Very hard to take 0
Somewhat hard to take 0
A little hard to take 0
Not at all hard to take 2
Cost per month
Cost per month Evaluations Percentage
$200+ 0
$100-199 0
$50-99 0
$25-49 0
< $25 2
Not specified 0
Last updated:
There are no evaluations for Visiting nurse.