What is Visiting nurse?

Category: Others

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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 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
Severe 0
Moderate 0
Mild 0
None 2

Commonly reported side effects and conditions associated with Visiting nurse

Side effect Patients

Dosages

Based on patients currently using Visiting nurse

Dosage Patients
5 mg twice daily 1

Why patients stopped taking Visiting nurse

Multiple reasons could be selected

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

Duration

Currently using Visiting nurse

Duration Patients
1 - 6 months 1
1 - 2 years 1

Stopped using Visiting nurse

Duration Patients
6 months - 1 year 1
Adherence
Adherence Evaluations
Always 2
Usually 0
Sometimes 0
Never taken as prescribed 0
Burden
Burden Evaluations
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
$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.