At Providence Care, one of our goals is to make getting the care you need for yourself or your loved one as simple as possible. We never want you to feel stressed out about getting to your doctor for a medical appointment. That’s why we’re pleased to offer our House Calls program. This special program provides patients with medical house calls, and brings our physicians and nurse practitioners right to your door. Our primary care team is specially trained and board certified in geriatric and internal medicine.
When you choose Providence Care to provide you or your loved on with doctor house calls, you’ll find the benefits to be priceless. You’ll never have to worry about transportation hassles or uncomfortable waiting rooms. And, we coordinate all of your medical care, making sure that your medications, physicals and vaccinations are current. This means reduced trips to the emergency room and hospital, and a more comfortable way of life for you so that you can enjoy life in spite of your medical condition.
When you choose Providence Care’s medical house calls services, you’ll live your best life.
Providence Care will provide you with the care you’d expect to receive at the doctor’s office in the comfort, familiarity, privacy and safety of your home. Our team of talented health care providers works with you create an individualized plan and to make sure you’re getting the highest quality of care available. If you haven’t been going to the doctor because arranging care is difficult, or if you’re making frequent trips to the emergency room or hospital, we think our House Calls program can help you live a happier and healthier life.
Are you still unsure as to whether or not our House Calls Program is right for you? You should know that most of the patients who receive doctor house calls from us include those who are:
- Frail, elderly and debilitated
- Homebound due to mobility issues
- Unable to easily get to a doctor’s office
- Medically complex or suffering from a chronic illness
What else can I expect from Providence Care’s House Calls program?
You may be wondering about x-rays and lab work. With today’s technology, most x-rays, lab work and blood draws can be done right in your home. How often will you receive medical house calls? Frequency depends on your needs. Your initial visit may last an hour and subsequent visits may take 30-45 minutes. Our staff focuses on the care, not the clock.
How are services paid for? Your Medicare, Medicaid or private insurance pays just like it would for any doctor visit. How do you become a House Calls patient? Call Providence Care at (803) 818-6955. We will schedule an assessment with 24 hours. Whether it is our House Calls program or our Hospital at Home services, Providence Care will help you live your best life in your home.