We Bring Medical Care Home

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Caring for Patients With Limited Mobility at Home

House Calls delivers high quality medical care and acts as an interim primary care provider in the most convenient, comfortable environment— the patients’ home. We focus on providing medical care to limited mobility patients throughout Lee County. We also specialize in caring for geriatric patients and those with complex health conditions.

House Calls accepts most insurance plans, however, some insurance plans may require a referral. Patient should contact his or her individual insurance carrier for more information.


Services Provided

Lee Health brings medical care home. Our services include:

  • Diagnosis and treatment of illnesses and conditionseview of medical history
  • Thorough physical exam
  • Comprehensive review of medical history
  • Medication evaluation, management and refills
  • Order and interpret tests
  • Coordination of care to assist patients in accessing community resources

Additional Service Available

If necessary, we also are able to order additional services, including:

  • Home health services
  • Labs, X-rays and EKG services
  • Durable medical equipment
  • Social services
  • Rehabilitation services
  • Hospice services
  • Referral to specialists

Senior Care Choices

The Senior Care Choices Program is the only hospital-based aging Life Care™ Management program in Lee County. Our Senior Care Choices Aging Life Care Professionals™ make the lives of our clients more manageable and comfortable. We allow individuals to remain as independent as possible, given their unique situations. We are their advocates, and we do this while communicating with family members who live all over the country.

Life Line

The Life Line Program is your personal help response service. Help is available with just the press of a button, 24 hours a day. Simply press your personal help button and you will be connected to one of our caring and highly trained staff via the two-way voice communicator.

Our care team specialize in providing primary care for older adults. We know about the unique challenges that the elderly face and work with you and your family to give you the tools you need to live a long and healthy life.

Lee Physician Group Doctors & Advanced Providers

House Calls - Geriatrics*
  • Outpatient Center at Riverwalk
  • 12600 Creekside Lane
  • Suite 6
  • Fort Myers, FL 33919
Hours:
Mon - Fri : 8am - 4:30pm

* An outpatient department of Lee Memorial Hospital

outpatient center at riverwalk
  • Phone: 239-343-9219
  • Fax: 239-343-9218


Limited Mobility Distinction

To be eligible for House Calls, a patient must have a medical condition that requires a significant effort to leave the home, including, but not limited to:

  • Complex, chronic disease(s)
  • Gait, balance issues or severe mobility impairment requiring cane, walker, wheelchair, crutches or other assistive device
  • Terminal (end-stage) illness
  • Compromised immune system
  • Severe heart disease
  • Visually impaired
  • Severe disability, including emotional, mental or physical
  • Severe memory impairment, such as Alzheimer’s disease, dementia or traumatic brain injury
  • Severe pain or weakness
  • Recent surgery resulting in complex postoperative needs
  • Bedridden or homebound for medical reasons

Additionally, if travel is contraindicated due to a chronic disease, a patient cannot drive or requires a family member to drive due to medical reasons, House Calls may be appropriate.

* A lack of transportation does not qualify a patient for House Calls.


Geriatric Medicine

Learn About Lee Health Geriatric Medicine

Getting the best medical care is an important part of healthy aging. As you enter your senior years, you may develop disabilities or illnesses that are more common to this age group. Lee Health is commited to providing the most comprehensive care to older patients.