Today with the advent of the internet and ease of travel, many are opting to go abroad for studies and work related reasons. The quality of life is better and opportunities are endless.
However this has also resulted in a break away from the traditional Indian system of children caring for their aging parents. Elderly citizens living alone have become common. Many are healthy and able to carry on normal activities. However if they do fall ill, many neglect their own care because they don’t want to go to the big corporate hospitals.
Cancare Home health services is a boon in such situations providing senior care at home with regular health check ups and supply of medications to the doorstep. Our team of doctors and nurses will visit your loved ones, make an assessment of their health status and update you on their progress. Blood tests will be done in the comfort of home and reports intimated to them. In case they have recently been discharged from hospital and still require care, or physiotherapy our team will make provision for the facility at home .We also supply medical equipments like airbed, wheelchairs, crutches etc.
We are a one stop destination for all your healthcare needs especially if you are a senior citizen in Kochi.
The inititative is launched by a medical doctor, Dr Sarah Boby Thomas, a radiation oncologist. She was a faculty at Amrita Cancer Institute. Currently she is heading the Early cancer detection centre at DDRC Panampilly Nagar. She has launched Cancare to meet the requirements of senior citizens needing home based care .