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Visiting your Doctor: How Affordable Care at Home Can Help

  • By Admin on June 21, 2017
  • You schedule them, plan your day around them and try to arrive on time. A visit to your doctor’s office can require some planning on your part, but making sure you go as recommended plays a key role in staying in the best shape possible. Whether it be a trip to see your eye doctor, primary doctor, chiropractor, dentist, physical therapist or specialist, Affordable Care at Home is happy to help you with every aspect of these important visits so that you arrive promptly and prepared. Our reliable, experienced caregivers are here to assist you in any way you may need to ensure you are ready for your appointment. Let us help you with:
    • Scheduling appointments
    • Dressing comfortably and appropriately
    • Providing reminders for any pre-visit instructions given by your doctor (ex: no eating after a certain time, taking your medication, drinking fluids, etc.)
    • Arranging for a wheelchair accessible vehicle, if needed
    • Driving you to your appointment safely and on time
    • Getting in and out of the vehicle
    • Filling out any necessary forms
    • Offering companionship before, during and/or after you see your doctor
    • Being present, if requested, to ask, answer and write down any questions you or your doctor may have
    • Driving you to fill or refill prescriptions
    • Helping you follow any instructions given by your doctor after your appointment (ex: eating certain foods, limiting or increasing exercise, medication reminders, etc.)
    • Scheduling follow-up appointments
    The comfort, safety and well-being of our clients is our top priority. Affordable Care at Home wants to ensure that you are able to meet with your doctor whether you require frequent visits or only need to go every so often. From assistance with scheduling your appointment to everything after, Affordable Care at Home will provide the support and care you need to help make each visit as manageable and as pleasant as possible.