As a Registered Nurse with a passion for patient care and extensive experience in the healthcare industry, I understand the challenges that seniors with mobility issues face when accessing healthcare services. In traditional healthcare settings, accommodating the unique needs of our seniors is often overlooked, leading to barriers that can negatively impact their health and well-being. Consequently, I am thrilled to introduce AtheleMED, a Concierge-style medical practice specializing in patient-centered, home-based comprehensive medical care that addresses these barriers and makes healthcare accessible for seniors with mobility issues.
Mobility issues, a common concern among seniors, can significantly limit their ability to access healthcare services. These challenges include transportation barriers, inaccessible facilities, long wait times, and limited appointment availability. However, AtheleMED’s in-home medical care offers numerous benefits for seniors with mobility issues, effectively addressing these challenges and ensuring they receive timely, accessible care.
At AtheleMED, our mission has always been to deliver high-quality, comprehensive medical care to patients in the comfort of their own homes. Our team of skilled medical professionals is trained to provide compassionate, personalized care to seniors with mobility issues. We offer a wide range of in-home medical services tailored to their unique needs, ensuring our patients can access the care they need without leaving their homes.Our innovative Assisted Telehealth Platform (ATP) enables real-time, web-enabled data capture and sharing with healthcare providers, allowing for more accurate diagnoses and treatment plans.
We recognize the importance of addressing both the physical and mental well-being of seniors, as they may face unique mental health challenges, such as feelings of isolation, depression, and anxiety. Our in-home medical care providers offer companionship, social interaction, psychological support, and adopt a holistic patient-centered care approach that considers seniors’ mental and emotional well-being alongside their physical health needs.
Moreover, we understand the crucial role that caregivers and families of seniors with mobility issues play in ensuring their loved ones receive the care they need. To support them, our Assisted Telehealth Platform-ATP™ has added features that allow for immediate connectivity to real-time and virtual resources and guidance. This includes caregiver education, care coordination, respite care, and connections to support groups and resources in the community.
AtheleMED’s commitment to making healthcare more accessible and convenient for seniors with mobility issues represents a significant step forward in addressing the unique challenges they face. By offering comprehensive in-home medical services, utilizing innovative technology, and fostering collaboration among healthcare providers, we have been paving the way for a future where seniors with mobility issues can access the care they need without barriers.
If you would like to learn more about AtheleMED’s in-home medical care services or schedule an appointment, please contact us today. Together, we can empower seniors with mobility issues to maintain their independence and take control of their health.
About the author
Bonita “Bonnie” Villar, an accomplished and compassionate Registered Nurse with extensive experience in the healthcare industry. Bonnie is a Board Certified Gastroenterology Registered Nurse and serves as the Clinical Director for AtheleMED, where she has demonstrated exceptional skills in providing excellent patient care and leadership in the clinical setting.
Bonnie’s passion for nursing and her commitment to patient care have earned her numerous accolades, including the Excellence in Nursing award and her role as Union Steward for the Illinois Nurses Association. She is a valuable asset to any healthcare organization due to her dedication to the nursing profession and advocacy for fellow nurses.
Alongside her clinical work, Bonnie is the founder of EVEMD, a company dedicated to promoting women’s health through education and advocacy. Her leadership in this area has helped raise awareness of essential women’s health issues, empowering women to take charge of their health and well-being.