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- House Calls | AdvaCare HC Practitioners
AdvaCare HC Practitioners Dedicated to providing the best In-Home Health Care. Providing You with Health Care at Home! AdvaCare is a house call practice that provides convenient, affordable and evidence based primary care services in the comfort of your home. We are dedicated to providing excellent and evidence based care, and pride ourselves in doing just that. Our services are provided by Board Certified and experienced Nurse Practitioners in collaboration with a supervising Physician. Be it in the comfort of your home or Assisted Living Facilities, Nursing Home and Private residences, we will meet you where you are. Better Care Starts with You! Testimonials “The provider was very thorough and addressed all my questions.” Donna “For instances of check-ups for the elderly AdvaCare has got you covered, and make sure they are well taken care of .” Arthur “I felt relief when I got in contact with AdvaCare as I was caught up with work at home and felt ill, they came the next day and gave me the much needed healthcare in the convenience of our own home. ” Betty “Our community is already used to AdvaCare as we are very much like a large family and it is easier for us to have AdvaCare come over with follow-ups and any unexpected situations.” Ralph
- Contact | Advacarehcp
If you have any questions or would like more information, our advisors will be happy to help. Hours of operation: M-F 9am to 5pm. Weekends by appointment only. Contact Us For all general inquiries call 281-941-2704 Or fill in our contact form: Submit Thanks for submitting! Thank you We look forward to hearing from you. .
- Services | Advacarehcp
1/6 Home Care Services Sick Visits We know that illnesses aren't planned and it can be difficult to get an appointment at the last minute. Our Same Day Sick Visits can help when those unplanned illnesses arrive. We are glad to offer same day appointments for when you are sick or have an semi-urgent problem. We are available every weekday. These appointments are for established patients only, not new patients. These appointments aren’t for every type of problem. They are only for those minor yet urgent problems. Here are of some examples of the types of problems we can treat during our Same Day Sick Visits: Cold and flu symptoms Urinary tract infection Sore throat Rash Earache Cough Please understand that Same Day Sick Visits are for minor, urgent medical needs only, not for long-term chronic issues or preventive services. For example, our Same Day Sick Visits are not for diabetic checkups, medication refills, general exams, pap smears, well child exams, or immunizations. Our Same Day Sick Visits are also not for medical emergencies, like chest pain or shortness of breath. You should go to the emergency room or call 911 if you have a medical emergency. Transitional Care Management These visits are for patients recently discharged from the hospital who need a primary care provider for medication reconciliation, medication refills, continuity of care, assessment for establishment of home health services e.g. physical therapy, occupational therapy, specialist referrals, etc. We aim to maintain your wellness and keep you out of the hospital. Adult Primary Care Services We will function as your primary care provider if you do not have one established. Also, we will schedule regular follow up visits to maintain your overall good health, refill your meds, order labs and educate you on your disease process and chronic conditions.
- Our Providers | Advacarehcp
Our Providers Meet your providers, two highly qualified and motivated Nurse Practitioners, Sandra Okere and Loretta Bennam. They are dedicated to bridging the gap in healthcare by bringing primary care services to patients who are unable to make it to their provider’s office/clinic or who prefer to receive primary care services in the convenience of their own home. SANDRA OKERE, FNP-C Click image for full bio... Schedule an appointment LORETTA BENNAM, FNP-C Click image for full bio... Schedule an appointment
- FAQ | Advacarehcp
Frequently Asked Questions a) : A nurse practitioner is an advanced practice registered nurse and a mid-level practitioner educated at the graduate level. He/she is trained to provide primary, acute, chronic, and specialty care to patients of all ages including ordering and interpreting diagnostic and laboratory tests, diagnosing disease, formulating and prescribing treatment plans. NP training is extensive and covers basic disease prevention, care coordination, and health promotion. Who is a Nurse Practitioner b) How do I know I qualify for your services: You qualify for service if; -You are home-bound and cannot make it to your doctor's office. -You are unable to safely leave home unassisted and require assistance from family or friends to make it to your doctor’s office. - You experience a taxing effort to leave home. -Are tired of extended wait times during your doctor's appointments. -Your doctor’s office is fully booked and you can't get an appointment for months. c) : No, we do not offer urgent or emergency care services. Please call 911 or go to your nearest ER for urgent, life threatening or emergency symptoms. Do you offer urgent or emergency care services d) : We accept Medicare, Medicaid, most private insurances and self payment through cash, debit or credit cards. What form of payment do you accept e) : Visit times vary. A typical initial visit usually lasts about an hour. The follow up visit(s) are shorter and will ensure you are doing well, and that the goals are being met. How long does the visit take f) : You can contact us by phone on 281-941-2704 or email: How do I contact you for questions email@example.com
- About Us | Advacarehcp
Our mission AdvaCare HC Practitioners is committed to providing you with the best, most convenient, patient centered and advanced primary care at low cost to you in the comfort of your own home, while applying evidence based practices to promote and maintain your overall health and wellness. We communicate, listen, observe, and respond proactively, and we’re never afraid of a challenge. Everything we do is driven by the needs and wishes of those in our care, offering genuine emotional support in addition to physical care – and the resulting positive impact we see each day is what drives us to strive even harder to deliver the highest level of excellence in care. What to Expect AdvaCare is committed to providing excellent quality of care to its clients in the comfort of their own home. Your first visit will consist of collecting information on your medical history including current and past medical conditions, surgeries, medications, family history, social history and drug allergies to name a few. The Nurse Practitioner will then explore your complaints and perform a detailed physical exam and formulate your medical diagnosis. You and your family member or caregiver involved in the visit will participate in the treatment plan and goals that will be met over the following days/weeks including but not limited to medication refills, referrals to specialist, requirement for Home Health evaluations for Physical and other services, as needed, e.t.c. This initial visit usually lasts about an hour. The follow up visit(s) are shorter and will ensure you are doing well, and that the goals are being met. We are committed to educating you about your condition(s) to help you manage them and maintain optimum state of health and wellness. We do not provide Emergency and Urgent Care Services (Please call 911 or go to your nearest ER for urgent, life threatening or emergency symptoms). We cater to insured and uninsured clients. We are HIPPA compliant and maintain patient confidentiality. Fee Schedule OR Payment Options We accept several insurances including -Medicare and Medicaid -Private Insurances -Self Pay:(cash, credit/debit card): House call new patient visit - $200.00 House call follow-up visit - $125.00 We encourage that you ensure your insurance is active if this is your method of payment. We offer concierge services and will accept cash payments if you choose not to bill your insurance company. We do not accept check payments or wire transfers.
- Medicine | AdvaCare HC Practitioners