Better care for seniors begins at home

Seniors often have a tough time traveling to brick-and-mortar clinics and emergency rooms. DispatchHealth offers a smarter healthcare option for seniors: in-home urgent care.

In-home urgent medical care for seniors
DispatchHealth is redefining geriatric urgent care. By sending trained medical staff directly to the patient’s home, we dramatically improve the patient experience.

Unfortunately, many seniors still leave the home for medical care, which can be a burden if they experience cognitive challenges or mobility impairment. Care with DispatchHealth is different. Our urgent care allows for personalized, advanced medical help in the home of the senior.

DispatchHealth also allows seniors to avoid using expensive ambulance services to get to the emergency room because they can’t drive. Our acute care services are approximately one-tenth the cost of a visit to the emergency room, and we can treat almost everything emergency rooms can.

Long wait times and exposure to other sick patients are additional downsides to local urgent care clinics and emergency rooms. Let DispatchHealth help you or the senior you love feel better faster.
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Conditions we treat
Our clinicians can diagnose and treat a variety of conditions that impact the elderly. We will work with problems that range from simple to complex, and most ailments in between.

Some of the most common reasons we see seniors include:
  • Falls
  • Skin conditions
  • Lacerations and cuts
  • Altered mental staus
  • Headaches
  • Fever
  • Digestive issues (vomiting and diarrhea)
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Lab testing
Our urgent care vehicle is also equipped with extensive medications and supplies—about 70 percent of the equipment found in a typical emergency room. Our vehicle even has a lab testing unit that can run a variety of tests, including:
  • Blood tests
  • Infectious disease screening
  • 12-lead EKG
  • Stool cultures
  • Strep test
Common ailments

With DispatchHealth, your elderly loved one can rest at home and get effective treatment for shingles.
The skilled providers at DispatchHealth proudly offer at-home care for seniors who are experiencing back and neck pain.
Allow your elderly loved one to heal comfortably. DispatchHealth provides treatment for your elderly loved one’s bronchitis within the comfort of your own home.
Elderly individuals can rely on DispatchHealth to provide first-rate, at-home treatment for cellulitis and other non-life-threatening skin infections.
DispatchHealth provides prompt in-home treatment to seniors with constipation and other uncomfortable digestive problems.
Seniors can now seek treatment for respiratory exacerbations and afflictions like chronic coughing at home, as DispatchHealth provides in-home care.
Did you know that your elderly loved one could be at high risk of dehydration? DispatchHealth can treat your elderly loved one’s dehydration within the comfort of your own home.
Diarrhea makes it difficult to travel to seek medical treatment. DispatchHealth offers seniors treatment for diarrhea in the privacy and comfort of their own home.
If your loved one is experiencing fatigue, turn to the professionals at DispatchHealth for knowledgeable and professional at-home treatment, all for an affordable price.
DispatchHealth provides in-home treatment for food poisoning in seniors, allowing them to stay near their own bathroom and recover in comfort.
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