- Patients are admitted to HITH through either the ward or the ED
- Patients are admitted under either a GP with admitting rights or the Hospital specialist Physicians or Surgeons
Grafton Base Hospital – Hospital in the HomeHospital in the Home (HITH) patients are classified as hospital inpatients but are cared for in the patient’s own homes. The service operates 7-days a week, 0800 – 1630hrs. We care for patients with acute problems eg, infections that require Intravenous Antibiotics, warfarin stabilisation, and complex wound care, administering this treatment at home. If requested, we also extend our service to patients in Aged Care Facilities.
Location of Service
Hospital in the Home, Grafton Base Hospital, Arthur Street, Grafton, 2460