ONPACC offers rehabilitation nursing in two primary goals: to help patients attain or maintain maximum function.
Clients education and training on how to live an altered lifestyle incase of permanent injury or increasing disability. The nurse helps patients/client to adapt physically and emotionally to lifestyle changes and teaches them new skills as well as providing other nursing care.
The nurses’team provides direct care or supervise the activities of CBPWs to prevent complications and maintain functions such as the ability to move, eat or perform daily living tasks.
A nurse/CBPW helpS a patient exercise, provide proper skin care to prevent skin breakdown and ensure patients are properly positioned to prevent joints from becoming immobile.
Injuries and illness cause changes in respiratory, bowel or bladder function. ONPACC helps prevent complications by teaching the patient how to self-manage these conditions.