Senior citizens and elderly people often require regular medical care for new as well as chronic illness and afflictions. More often than not, the required medical care takes place in a doctor’s office requiring the senior patient to travel. What if there was a better way? What if there was a way to provide quality home medical care for elderly senior citizens without forcing them to leave the comfort, convenience and safety of their own home? Thanks to the house call doctors and physician assistants at OnCallCare, a better option exists.
The experienced and knowledgeable medical professionals at OnCallCare include house call doctors, physician assistants, and nurse practitioners that are up to the task of providing the very best medical care for seniors in the privacy of their own home. Our team of house call medical care providers has years of experience visiting elderly people in their homes and providing them with the same medical care and often times superior medical care to what they would receive in an actual hospital or doctor’s office.
There are a number of advantages to choosing house call medical care over in office medical care for seniors and elderly people. Give OnCallCare a call today at one of our 4 conveniently located locations and find out why OnCallCare is the leading provider of at home medical care for elderly people in New Jersey and Long Island.
Covid-19 is real and it’s not going away. For seniors and elderly individuals covid-19 is usually a death sentence. Studies have shown that the focus group most likely to be hospitalized or succumb to the deadly virus are people over the age of 70. For seniors over 70 with health conditions the risk factor of Covid-19 goes up exponentially. Covid-19 is extremely dangerous and highly contagious so leaving the house for any reason including for a doctor’s appointment is a dangerous gamble. In a lot of cases, the doctor appointment is at a hospital or doctor’s office with Covid-19 infected patients sitting in the waiting room. During the current Covid-19 pandemic, the only safe way to receive non-life-threatening medical care for seniors is by choosing to utilize house call doctors and physician assistants like those that work at OnCallCare. Avoid the dangers associated with Covid-19 by calling OnCallCare today and scheduling an appointment to have one of our house call doctors, physician assistants, or nurse practitioners come to your home and provide you or your elderly loved one with the same high quality medical care he or she would receive in a doctor’s office but in the privacy and safety of their own home.
Senior citizens and elderly people are not the most mobile individuals and more often than not require some kind of assistance to move about. Even without taking into consideration individual physical ailments and conditions, older people in general are more prone to serious injury due to the side effects of aging. Why take the unnecessary risks associated with transporting a senior to a hospital or doctors office when a safter alternative is available via the house call doctors, physician assistants and nurse practitioners at OnCallCare. At OnCallCare, we can provide quality and professional medical care for seniors and elderly patients without them having to leave the comfort and safety of their own home. From physical therapy to standard checkups, OnCallCare has the team of house call professionals has you covered.
For elderly and senior patients, a trip to the doctor’s office can be an all-day endeavor. In many cases elderly and senior patients need medical care more than once a week. When you factor in the time to get ready, the time to and from the doctor’s office, the time sitting in the waiting room and the time it takes to see the doctor or physician assistant you are pretty much spending an entire day. In most cases a day at the doctor’s office not only affects the patient, but also the family member or friend that brings them to the doctors. Unfortunately, there is a large number of seniors and elderly that live alone and are on their own when it comes to setting up and getting to their doctor appointments. Often times these same individuals end up missing their appointments due to lack of transportation or even forgetting about the appointment all together. At OnCallCare we understand the problems and complications associated with bringing elderly and senior patients to a hospital or doctor’s office which is why we offer at home medical care for seniors and elderly patients in the comfort of their own. Give us a call today and setup an appointment with one of our highly trained and experienced house call doctors and physician assistants instead of wasting some much of your precious time and dealing with the hassles of transporting a senior or elderly patient to a doctor’s appointment.