Assuta at Home
The service enables medical consultation and treatment at home at Asutta’s standard, through specialized and skilled physicians providing medical services to the patients at their homes. A doctor's visit at home provides medical response to a variety of situations and cases, and continues assessment and treatment, while in certain cases the service saves a visit to medical centers and focuses on emergency medical care in the community.
What is it?
Assuta at Home is an innovative service offered by Assuta Medical Centers, a leading private hospital in Israel. This service is designed to provide patients with personalized medical care from the comfort of their own homes. There are many advantages to using Assuta at Home over other hospitals, and this article will discuss some of them.
First and foremost, Assuta at Home offers patients the convenience of receiving medical care without having to leave their homes. This is especially important for patients who may have difficulty traveling to a hospital, such as those who are elderly, disabled, or living in remote areas. With Assuta at Home, patients can receive high-quality medical care without the stress of traveling to a hospital and waiting in long lines.
Another advantage of Assuta at Home is the personalized care that patients receive. The service is designed to be highly personalized, with a team of experienced doctors, nurses, and other medical professionals working together to provide the best possible care for each patient. This personalized approach means that patients receive individual attention and care that is tailored to their specific needs.
Assuta at Home also offers a wide range of medical services, including consultations, diagnostic tests, and treatments. This means that patients can receive comprehensive medical care without having to leave their homes or visit multiple hospitals. The service is designed to be flexible and adaptable, so patients can receive the care they need when they need it.
Finally, Assuta at Home is backed by the same high standards of quality and excellence that Assuta Medical Centers is known for. Patients can be confident that they are receiving the best possible care from experienced medical professionals who are committed to their health and well-being.
In conclusion, Assuta at Home offers many advantages over other hospitals, including convenience, personalized care, a wide range of services, and a commitment to quality and excellence. If you are in need of medical care and want the comfort and convenience of receiving care from your own home, Assuta at Home is an excellent option to consider.
What does the physician consultation service include?
- Full and comprehensive physical examination
- Vital signs measurement
- First aid
- Pain management
- Prescription according to need
- Referral for sorting if necessary
- Providing referrals for follow-up tests such as X-rays, ultrasound, lab tests, and more Decision regarding continued treatment/home care, etc.
A variety of medical fields in which our experts are available to you at home, including:
- Pediatric orthopedics
- Adult orthopedics
- Internal medicine
- Pain and palliative care
- Dermatology Geriatrics
Home Nursing Services
We provide home nursing services and wound dressing changes for patients who have undergone surgeries or procedures and wish to do so in the comfort of their own home, saving time and avoiding the risk of exposure to crowded hospitals or clinics, infections, and unnecessary waiting times.
In any case where fluid infusion is required, a medical team member will come to you to administer the infusion, including in cases of dehydration and other situations requiring fluid infusion, all in the comfort of your own home by a skilled medical professional.
General Checkup/Doctor Visit to Your Home
A doctor/nurse or a professional and skilled medical team will come to your home to perform general checkups for diagnosis, and provide appropriate medical treatment at home as needed. If necessary, the doctor will prescribe medication, refer you for further tests or refer you for hospitalization if necessary.
Online Doctor Consultation
Need to consult a doctor but clinics are closed? Don't want to leave the house to see a doctor? Now it's possible with our private video consultation service.
The service include:
- General medical consultation.
- Prescription of medications.
- Referral for tests or specialist consultation.
- If needed, dispatch of a doctor to your home.
Holter Heart monitor:
Performing Holter heart monitoring tests for 24/48 hours, according to the referring physician's request.
Using connections (electrodes) that are connected in the chest area, we monitor the heart activity and obtain a general picture of the heart's activity.
After the test, interpretation is done by a specialized cardiologist.
At your request, the results can be sent directly to the treating physician.
Ultrasound testing is a medical examination that provides an accurate and clear image of various organs in the body using sound waves. The test is non-invasive, free of risks, and does not involve exposure to ionizing radiation. Advanced technologies now allow for ultrasound tests to be performed at home, without the need to go to a medical center and with maximum convenience.
- Doppler ultrasound
- Soft tissue ultrasound
- Orthopedic and sports injuries ultrasound
- Thyroid ultrasound
- Urinary tract ultrasound
- Upper abdominal ultrasound
- Kidney ultrasound (Torsion)
- Gallbladder ultrasound.
Laboratory tests performed by a skilled team of nurses will be sent to hospital laboratories (Sheba - Tel Hashomer, Assuta, and other laboratories) to provide quick results. We perform immediate urine and blood tests, providing results for kidney function, infections and diseases within minutes, all without leaving your home! The test is performed using a portable diagnostic device and conducted by a nurse or medical staff member on site.
Providing Prescription Medication:
We offer nursing services and dressing changes to clients who have undergone surgeries and procedures and wish to do so in the comfort of their own home, saving time and avoiding the risk of exposure to infection and the unnecessary wait times at hospitals or busy clinics. We can also provide prescription medication as needed.
Blood pressure Holter:
Blood pressure Holter monitoring is a test that allows us to monitor blood pressure readings for 24 hours. At the end of the test, the results are sent directly to the referring physician and to you, of course.
The device is connected at your home, workplace, or any other place you prefer.
ECG tests are performed at the customer's home by a skilled team.
The test is carried out either by a doctor's referral or without any referral at all, based on the discretion of the caregiver.
The test results are provided on the spot without any waiting time
Testing for Sexual Function
Men's sexual health depends on proper functioning of various parts of their body, starting from the brain, through the glands that control hormones, to the blood vessels and penis.
We will come to you at your convenience and, of course, with full discretion, we will perform all necessary tests in order to reach the most accurate diagnosis possible.
Online testing for diagnosing sleep-disordered breathing in infants and children:
This is an online test for diagnosing sleep-disordered breathing in infants and children. In this test, we use a specialized, small and friendly system that allows the child to sleep comfortably with minimal disturbance in their own bed, while constantly monitoring their breathing patterns.
What does the sleep testing process for infants and children include?
- An appointment is made with a skilled technician to come to the child's home at a designated time arranged with the parents.
- The technician will gather all necessary medical information from the parents for the testing.
- During the meeting, the technician will guide the parents on how to assemble the testing system on the child's bed so they can sleep comfortably without leaving home.
- After the testing equipment is assembled on the child, the technician will ensure that the system is properly installed and working. In addition, a camera will be installed in the child's room, which will transmit to a remote control room where a technician will monitor the test throughout the night.
- During the night, the technician will monitor the child's sleep using a camera that transmits the data to the control room.
- In the morning, the parents disconnect the child from the sleep testing system, and representatives from the sleep clinic will arrive to pick up the system and bring it to the clinic for data processing and analysis.
- The clinic's doctor will review the test results and the interpretation report will determine the diagnosis and treatment as necessary.
Sleep testing for adults with sleep apnea: This testing is intended for the diagnosis of sleep apnea in adults. We use a specialized sleep testing system for in-home sleep testing. The system is small and user-friendly, allowing the patient to sleep comfortably with minimal sleep disturbance.