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Same-day acute care for the patients who need it most

Empower your patients to receive exceptional healthcare from the comfort of home with DispatchHealth. To request care for your patients:

Ensure continuity of patient care, while decreasing hospital readmissions and unnecessary visits to the emergency department.

Why refer patients to DispatchHealth?

  • Provide quality care on nights, weekends, and holidays
  • Improve patient outcomes and satisfaction
  • Gain vital insights into social determinants of health
  • In-network with UnitedHealthcare

To request care for your patients: 855-213-0030

How to connect your patients to care

1
You refer a patient
To refer a patient, call us at 855-213-0030, or complete your request online. We’ll reach out to your patient to ensure in-home care is safe and appropriate.

For life- and limb-threatening conditions, call 911.
2
We send an expert care team
A board-certified physician assistant or nurse practitioner and a medical technician will arrive at your patient’s home within a few hours to deliver exceptional medical care.
3
We’ll handle the follow-up
We fill prescriptions, handle billing with UnitedHealthcare and provide detailed visit documentation within 48 hours. We also refer to you for additional care.
Injuries and illnesses DispatchHealth treats

COMMON AILMENTS

  • Influenza
  • Evaluation of weakness
  • Falls among the elderly
  • Anxiety

NEUROLOGICAL

  • Vertigo
  • Headache/Migraine

DERMATOLOGY

  • Cellulitis
  • Abscess
  • Advanced wound care
  • Lacerations

EAR, NOSE AND THROAT

  • Nosebleeds
  • Foreign body removal (ear/nose)
  • Facial trauma

OPHTHALMOLOGY

  • Corneal abrasion
  • Periorbital cellulitis
  • Foreign body removal

GASTROINTESTINAL

  • Diarrhea/Nausea/Vomiting
  • Dehydration
  • Constipation/Fecal impaction

MUSKOSKELTAL

  • Strains or sprains
  • Minor fractures
  • Evaluation and treatment of severe back pain
  • Evaluation and treatment of suspected DVT

RESPIRATORY

  • COPD exacerbation
  • Asthma exacerbation
  • Pneumonia
  • Croup
  • COVID-19 Symptoms

CARDIOLOGY

  • Palpitation
  • CHF Exacerbation

GENITOURINARY

  • Urinary infections
  • Kidney stones
  • Foley catheter malfunction
  • Urinary retention

PROCEDURES PERFORMED

  • IV placement
  • 12 lead EKG
  • Administer IV fluids, medications and antibiotics
  • Laceration repair (simple to complex): sutures or staples
  • Incision & drainage of skin lesions
  • Splint injured extremities
  • Advanced blood laboratory testing on-site
  • Rapid infectious disease testing (flu, strep, mono)
  • Catheter insertion: Foley, Coude, suprapubic
  • Nasal packing and cautery
  • Bronchodilator administration
  • IV Medications: diuretics, steroids, antibiotics and antiemetics

When NOT to call DispatchHealth


If the patient is experiencing any of the following symptoms, call 911

  • Chest pain
  • Confusion
  • Hallucination
  • Intentional overdose or suicidal thoughts

  • Loss of consciousness
  • Loss of vision
  • Moderate to severe shortness of breath
  • Rectal bleeding

  • Severe abdominal pain
  • Stroke symptoms: numbness or weakness on one side, difficulty speaking, swallowing or walking
  • Vomiting blood

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