Benefits of having a House call doctor during this Pandemic situation
Getting a House Call During a Pandemic
The normalcy of going to a medical care facility for a fever, bad cut, or other urgent medical need has quickly changed as people are encouraged to practice social distancing in order to limit exposure to coronavirus (COVID-19).
Governments and law enforcement bodies in consultation with medical bodies throughout the world have advised the general public against stepping out of their houses unless extremely necessary.
Mobile Medicine New Jersey, a premier Direct Primary Care System, provides expert 24/7 medical care during this pandemic, where you can book a house call and get treated at the comfort of your home. Our physicians can arrange for any medical tests or imaging services if required directly in the patient’s residence.
How do our House Call Services work?
Keeping in mind the extreme risk of COVID-19, Mobile Medicine New Jersey encourages you to book a House call service. Our highly trained physicians Dr. Adil Manzoor & Dr. Diana Larrea will visit your house as per your convenience and provide you with the most personalized treatment and care. Our physicians will enquire regarding your condition and prescribe you a treatment plan based on your mentioned symptoms. Whether it is a routine medical checkup, an illness, or you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, just give us a call.
Our Health Care Services in New Jersey also include arranging for appropriate testing for both COVID-19 and general medical issues at your doorstep. Apart from basic health-related issues, our physicians also provide services for chronic conditions such as hypertension, diabetes, COPD, stroke, etc., and manage it in a better way with proper in-consultations with your specialists.
This is what medication is all about these days: driving to a pharmacy, waiting at the counter, keeping track of refills. But Mobile Medicine New Jersey is here to provide you with the convenience of getting medication refills delivered at your doorstep.
As we know, we all are living in an unprecedented time, and we understand why your scheduled appointments may have been missed or canceled by you. But it is also extremely important that you continue to receive the care you need even during this difficult time. If you feel you have COVID-19 symptoms or are worried about your general health, you can get in touch with us and seek guidance at home via the high-quality Telemedicine Services in New Jersey powered by
PatientMD. Our services are available 24 hours a day including weekends, 365 days a year.
Advantages of using House call service during COVID-19
1. House calls can increase patient safety
In this grave situation, maintaining good health is of paramount importance for everyone. For each and every individual, going out to seek treatment in this period of the pandemic, can be of very high risk. Due to the high risk associated with the COVID-19 virus, there has been a delay in getting proper treatment. A few days ago, there was a patient who was suffering from symptoms concerning for a urinary tract infection and had fever, chills, and other relevant symptoms of the same. But that patient was afraid to visit the hospital because of the risk of exposure to the SARS-CoV-2 virus. So, the patient called us, and our physicians Dr. Adil Manzoor & Dr. Diana Larrea did a fantastic job by visiting the patient and providing a proper treatment plan along with the necessary diagnostic testing. Mobile Medicine New Jersey also ensured timely doorstep medication delivery. Our physicians were in constant touch with the patient keeping a daily record of his health. The patient was also provided with follow-up visits which are an essential part of the recovery process.
2. A great option for elderly people
By 2030, 70 million U.S. citizens will be over 65 years old and much of this population is homebound as well. Over a third of individuals aged 75-85 report difficulty walking a block. House calls allow doctors to check in on patients with less mobility and learn if they regularly take their medication, eat well, and are safe from accidents or falls. It also limits the risk of SARS-CoV-2 virus exposure that may occur during a visit to a medical facility.
3. A more personalized health checkup
With the help of the house call services, our primary care physicians Dr. Adil Manzoor & Dr. Diana Larrea help you to get a more personalized health check-up, an individual plan is tailor-made, keeping in mind each individual's susceptibility to developing a disease or disorder.
4. House calls save patients time.
As per a study, about 70% of patients reported requesting a house call for the sake of convenience. Another common reason was that services were received more rapidly. Young adults and parents with small children are clearly realizing the major benefit of opting for a house call appointment is convenience. House calls to prevent the hassle of scheduling an appointment later in the week or month), driving to an office, and wasting time in the waiting room. It is important during this pandemic time as it is advisable to avoid going out unless and until it is necessary.
5. House calls offer great relief to individuals with chronic conditions
As per the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), two out of three older Americans have more than one chronic condition. People suffering from underlying chronic conditions will be at a higher risk if they test positive for COVID-19. No need to miss the follow-up visits to your specialists anymore as our primary care physicians Dr. Adil Manzoor & Dr. Diana Larrea can help you manage your chronic conditions in-consultation with your specialists.
6. Vaccinations at your doorstep with House calls
Immunizations for children and comprehensive vaccinations can be administered by our physicians in the comfort of your home. Vaccinations at home can be taken at your convenience and also ensure lower infection rates.
Given the current scenario and increasing number of positive cases, our House Call Services comes as a great relief for individuals with underlying health conditions, chronic disease patients, or patients with symptoms who despite needing medical attention feel reluctant to visit any medical care facility due to the fear of contracting the virus. Moreover, this is a hassle-free process for someone who wants to seek medical attention.