Home visiting

 

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Continuation of care of patients after discharge from hospital is a very important part of the palliative care service provided by Muheza Hospice Care.

Visiting is done by all members of the team, nurses, doctors, social worker, chaplain and volunteer village health workers according to the needs of the patient.

Aziza omari  preparing morphineAziza omari  giving morphine

Patients needing morphine for pain relief will receive this at home and the photos above show a patient having their dose of morphine carefully measured and then given to them at home.

 

Maintaining the vehicle paying for fuel, and supporting a driver all need funding.

 

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