The Extended Care unit at Al Ahsa hospital offers a home-like environment while providing extended medical and nursing care services for medically complex patients expected to require care for weeks to months through a specialized and experienced medical and nursing team.
The unit consists of 51 beds and is under the supervision of highly qualified geriatricians and internists’ consultants, assisted by experienced nursing staff, who are committed to providing optimum level of clinical care.
We utilize an interdisciplinary team approach and evidence-based medical protocols to ensure that each patient reaches his maximum potential.
Our philosophy iscollaboration, among each team member, the patient and their family. Care plans are individualized to the needs of the patient.
Our services include but not limited to:
1- Old people with chronic illness and disability who are in need for nursing care.
2- Patients with cerebrovascular accidents resulting in hemiplegia or quadriplegia, who are in need for nursing care and physiotherapy.
3- Bedridden patients with partial or total disability with bed sores.
4- Patients with congenital anomalies or cerebral palsy who are in need for medical or nursing care or physiotherapy.
5- Patients with Ischemic Stroke
6- Patients with chronic pulmonary diseases with a tracheostomy.
A Perfect Home Away From Home