ESP Healthcare has a commitment to ensuring the highest standards of in home care are given to all clients of all ages.
We have a rigorous care worker selection process and provide extensive training to our staff. All our staff are fully covered under Professional Indemnity, Public Liability and Workers Compensation insurance policies.
As a condition of employment, all our in home care workers must consent to Australian Federal Police and NSW Department of Health, Working with Children checks.
ESP Healthcare can provide carers from a Culturally and Linguistically Diverse (CALD) range of backgrounds with information and support specific to your needs. Some of the languages spoken included Mandarin, Cantonese, Spanish, Italian, Greek, Russian, Croation and Hindi.
Please contact ESP Healthcare on (02) 9818 8004 for further details on our extensive list of CALD Carers.
Home Care Staff Training
We carry out staff training in our fully equipped training centre at Balmain. It is equipped with hoist equipment, hospital beds, catheter and peg feeding equipment, continence management pads, whiteboards and projectors.
All in home carers attend inservice training which includes:
- OH&S and risk assessments
- Professional Boundaries
- Enabling Independence
- Assisting with Medication
- Palliative care
- Challenging Behaviours
- Use of hoist and manual handling
- Bowel care
- Continence management
Certificate III Training Courses
We have partnered with a well respected training organisation to provide the Home and Community Care Certificate 111 course to qualifying staff. Our own training is carried out in parallel with this.
You can phone (02) 9818 8004 to reach ESP Healthcare 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.
Our office is open from 7am – 6pm Monday to Friday and after hours our on call staff are able to respond to any request or emergency