As Australia’s oldest provider of home care support services, RDNS specialises in creating unique Home Care Packages tailored to meet the specific needs of you, our client.
At RDNS your health and wellbeing is our primary focus. With our client-centred approach and commitment to Consumer Directed Care, we ensure you receive the best quality of care, while continuing to live your own independent life within your community.
If you choose RDNS to administer your Home Care Package, we will work with you to determine your lifestyle goals and care requirements and produce the best home care plan and mix of services to suit your circumstances.
What services are included in a RDNS Home Care Package?
RDNS can offer you a very wide range of services, dependent upon the level of care and support you require.
These services include, but are not limited to:
- Support services: including domestic assistance, transport, respite care and home safety services.
- Clinical care: general and specialist nursing and other health care services as needed including dementia and diabetes care.
- Allied health: including dietetics, occupational therapy, physiotherapy and speech pathology.
- Skin care: including wound management.
- Nutritional support: diet planning, meal preparation and feeding assistance.
- Continence management.
- Leisure interests and other activities.
The RDNS difference
To ensure you receive first class services, RDNS will provide you with a professional case manager and the 24 hour support of our trusted staff. No matter what your personal choices, background or abilities, we design our services to be accessible for you. This includes providing 24-hour language support via telephone to all non English speaking clients via the RDNS Language Line, and providing tailored services for the LGBTI community and people who are homeless or financially disadvantaged.
Evidence based care and support
At RDNS we lead the way in providing tailored, innovative home care services that truly meet your needs. Our acclaimed RDNS Research Institute is at the forefront of research for best practice in fields of study including home-based aged care. We continually incorporate the new research findings into our approach to clinical care and service delivery.
Fees and eligibility
Eligibility for a RDNS Home Care Package is determined by ACAT/ACAS. These government bodies assess the level of care required by each client and set any fees that may need to be paid.
For further information about Consumer Directed Care please contact our Community Navigator team on 1300 616 956.