Finally, elder care that delivers peace of mind in the comfort of your home!
Not all palliative care patients require or are comfortable with being hospitalized away from their homes. Additionally, many seniors need better access to primary care due to advanced illnesses or disabilities that make it difficult to get to the doctor’s office.
If you or a family member face this challenge, Capital Caring Health’s home-based primary care services can help. Keep reading to learn how we can help you or your loved one receive the primary care they need at home.
Now serving Northern Virginia and NW D.C./Chevy Chase, MD areas.
Who We Serve
Elders (age 65+) who are home-limited and have advanced illness or disability are eligible to receive our home-based primary care services.
Advanced illnesses include but are not limited to
What We Do
Capital Caring Health’s home-based primary care services offer elderly patients a chance to enjoy the comfort of their own homes while still receiving the treatment and assistance they need to manage pain even in times of illness.
Features of our primary care at home services include the following:
- House Calls: By doctors, nurse practitioners, and social workers who specialize in caring for older adults with advanced illness.
- Mobile Technology: We offer in-home diagnostic tests (blood work, X-rays, ultrasound) and an electronic portal for communication with our team.
- 24/7 Coordination of Care: Our team is available 24/7 by phone. We arrange primary and urgent care, specialists, hospital, and support services needed to age at home with dignity.
- Family Time: We work closely with families so all understand the care plan.
Call our Primary Care at Home phone number for questions:
Where We Serve: Virginia, D.C., and Maryland
We currently offer primary care at home services in the following areas:
- Alexandria City
- Arlington County
- Fairfax County
- Loudoun West
- Manassas City
- Prince William County
- Washington D.C.
Chevy Chase, MD
- Montgomery County
Additional areas will be added for PCH service in the future
Our Goal: Peace of Mind
Our team is there for you every day, until the last day of life. We manage all your health care needs, over time and setting. This includes complex care, medication management, daily support services and transitions between settings of care.
The cost of care for Capital Caring Health’s primary care at home services are generally covered by Medicare and other health insurance; that includes coverage for doctor and NP house call visits. Standard co-payments apply.
For Current Patients
Call our 24-Hour Care Line for more information:
Meet Our Team
Leading the team is Dr. Heidi Young, Primary Care at Home Lead for Capital Caring Health, who brings more than 15 years of experience as in Internal Medicine and Hospice & Palliative Medicine. She attended Georgetown University School of Medicine and completed an Internal Medicine Residency at the University of Chicago and a Hospice & Palliative Medicine Fellowship at the National Institute of Health.