Together We Care

Your desire is to see real care and support.
So is ours.

Ipswich nurses was born out of our passion to provide compassionate care that respects an individual’s dignity and choice.

With a combined experience of over 30 years, the nurses at Ipswich nurses take pride in their knowledge of palliative and community nursing, working together with other health care workers and at the centre of this, is the person receiving care.

What is Palliative care?

Palliative Care helps people live as fully and as comfortably as possible with a life-limiting or terminal illness. Our aim is to ease the suffering of patients and their families.

Palliative care not only addresses the physical symptoms, but also the psychological, social, and spiritual dimensions. Palliative care affirms life and offers a support system to help patients live as actively as possible until death. In addition, it also provides a support system to help caregivers and families cope with the patient’s illness and in bereavement.

Palliative Care in Residential Aged Care

Paediatric Palliative Care

Palliative Care in People Living with Disabilities

NDIS Supports

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Our Vision

Every person who needs expert, nurse-led palliative care in the Greater Ipswich region has access to our specialist service when they need it.

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Our Mission

To provide quality palliative care at home, which is uniquely tailored to the person’s wishes, beliefs and needs.

 

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Our Values

  • Togetherness:  We will work together with you, your family, your doctors and your care providers to ensure you have the best care possible.
  • Compassion: We understand what you are going through, we empathise with you and we show you we care.
  • Dignity:  You will be treated with respect, and we will support you in your care choices. You will be in control, valued, confident, comfortable, and able to make decisions for yourself.
  • Expertise:  We will bring our epert knowledge, skills and experience to our relationship.

Acknowledgements

Ipswich Nurses acknowledges and pays respect to the past, present and future Traditional Custodians and Elders of this nation; and recognises the rich history, diverse cultures and incredible connections to lands and waters of all Aboriginal and Torres Strait Islander peoples.