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At Personal Health Care, our Phoenixville gastric tube care professionals are guided by our mission to provide the highest quality of service to patients and their families. Our nurses and home health professionals offer the full range of gastrostomy tube care, including pediatric support. As a locally owned home health agency, we are proud to serve the community. To schedule a free, strictly confidential in-home health care assessment in Phoenixville, please contact us today.

Gastric Tube Care: An Overview

A gastrostomy tube (gastric tube or G-tube) is a medical tube inserted into a patient’s abdomen. The purpose of a gastric tube is to deliver nutrition directly to the stomach. Essentially, it is a surgically placed device that helps to ensure proper feeding. A gastrostomy may be needed for a patient who is unable to get adequate nutrition otherwise. Often, but not always, gastrostomy tubes are used to ensure that medically vulnerable children receive the proper calories and fluids they need to develop and mature.

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Know the Importance of Proper Gastric Tube Care

Though any type of surgical operation is unnerving, gastrostomies are relatively common procedures. Typically, the operation itself takes less than an hour. The post-surgery recovery is also relatively quick. In fact, children who receive G-tubes are able to resume their normal activities within just a few days.

At the same time, gastric tubes also present some real challenges for patients, parents, and their families. A gastrostomy tube requires regular care and cleaning. If care lapses, there is a real risk of infection or other medical complications. This is where professional support can make all of the difference. A Phoenixville nurse or home health aide trained in gastric tube care can help.


Why You Can Rely On Personal Health Care for Gastric Tube Care

You and your family matter. At Personal Health Care, we believe in providing individualized attention and support to each and every patient. Our team takes a multidisciplinary approach to gastric tube care and other types of home health support. When you work with us, you will get access to:

  • A free, comprehensive home health care evaluation;
  • Strategic planning to ensure the best possible care;
  • Gastric tube care from a highly trained professional; and
  • 24/7/365 for a case manager.

Should you run into any issues with G-tube care or support, we are always ready to take proactive steps to resolve them. You can have peace of mind knowing that our professionally trained team of registered nurses (RNs), licensed practical nurses (LPNs), and home health aides are ready to provide round-the-clock services.

Call Our Phoenixville Gastric Tube Care Professionals Today

At Personal Health Care, our Pennsylvania home health care professionals strive to provide the highest level of support to patients and their families. If you have any questions or concerns about gastric tube care, we are more than happy to help. Call us now at (610) 933-6130 for a free in-home health assessment. We are committed to providing excellent gastric tube care in Phoenixville and throughout Southeastern Pennsylvania.

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The unique medical and personal needs of you the client.

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That ensures safety and wellness while maintaining maximal independence and privacy.

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One case manager to handle all of the client’s needs with oversight from the Director of Nursing.

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Home Health Care Serves Southeastern Pennsylvania

Personal Health Care has been committed to delivering reliable, affordable, and professional in-home care. Personal Health Care is a locally owned and operated, Medicare Certified, State Licensed Home Health Care Agency that serves our clients in Bucks County, Chester County, Delaware County, Montgomery County, and Philadelphia County. If you are looking for a Home Care Agency that will provide you with the assistance and professionalism you need, Contact Us or call (610) 933-6130 so our trained staff can provide you with the services you need.

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