Private Duty Nursing

Advancing Private Duty Nursing

One of the best medical home care options for clients with advanced medical needs who require highly specialized assistance is the private duty nursing team at Alvita Care. Our team of registered nurses (RNs) can provide care to clients in New York City, Long Island, Westchester and New Jersey.

What is Private Duty Nursing?    

With a private nurse at home, our clients receive the same dedicated level of care that they would have if they were in a hospital or skilled nursing facility. Our nursing team provides clients the individualized complex medical care they need in the comfort of their own homes. Private duty nursing services include:

Ostomy and stoma care
Infusion/injection therapy
Wound care management
Intravenous Suppor
Cardio-Pulmonary care
Enteral (tube) feeding
Post-surgical support & recovery
Catheter care
Medication management & administration 
Total Parenteral Nutrition (TPN) management and administration
Daily health assessments (monitoring of vitals)
Ventilator & Tracheostomy management

Specialized Care

Travel Nursing
Oncology Care​
End of Life Care
Specialized Respiratory Care
Neurological Disorders Support & Recovery

Private Nursing Services at Home

If your loved one is in the hospital and has established private nursing services at home, hospitals will often discharge them faster. Our private duty nurses work closely with our clients’ doctors and other medical providers to coordinate the delivery of the highest quality of care in the comfort and safety of the client’s home.

How Does Nursing Care Improve Outcomes?  

Those who receive private duty nursing services tend to benefit from a reduction in emergency department visits and rehospitalizations due to the coordination among our nurses and other medical providers. Our entire team works together to ensure thorough and consistent quality of care for our clients.

Flexibility of Private Nursing Care

Private duty nurses are available as a stand-alone service, or they can be a vital part of an interdisciplinary home care team. Our registered nurses are available for 24/7 care or on an hourly or per visit basis. Our flexible scheduling and care-level options make it easier for you to have the medical services you need when needed.

If Your Plans Necessitate Travel, Our Nurses Can Accompany You on the Trip

Private Nurses for In-Patient and Travel Needs

The flexibility of private duty nursing and home care can extend to situations that call for travel. A skilled nurse can enable someone with advanced medical needs to travel safely and comfortably away from home. Our travel nursing services makes attending events possible for clients whose health needs would normally make it difficult to do so. From weddings to other important family events – we can provide care for your loved one so they can share in celebrating and memory-making.

Contact us for a Helping Hand.

If you’re dealing with highly specialized medical needs at home that require a registered nurse, contact us to discuss the services we can provide. Our team of nurses approach their work with the client-centered mindset that guides all the care and services we provider at Alvita Care. As a testament to the caliber of our services, Alvita Care is the provider of private duty nursing for the Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center in New York City.