House calls are performed by New York House Call, Physicians staff which includes many levels of health care providers from medical assistants to nurses to physician assistants to doctors.
When you call, you will speak to our receptionist or office manager who will direct you to the appropriate New York House Call Physicians health care provider.
Please tell New York House Call Physicians the nature of your problem. New York House Call, Physicians will also need your address and some basic demographic information for our electronic medical record and for scheduling purposes.
You and New York House Call Physicians will agree upon a house call or office visit time and place. Expect the New York House Call Physicians to confirm your house call or office visit and to be on time.
New York House Call Physicians visits last anywhere from minutes to hours, usually about an hour, during which time a medical history will be obtained, a pertinent physical examination performed, and medication(s) dispensed and/or prescriptions provided.
Yes, our doctors and health care providers do house calls.
We do not accept insurance for house calls; however, some insurance companies will reimburse you for the out-of-pocket cost of house calls. We can do all the paperwork on your behalf to try to get you all your money back.
We do not accept Medicare; however, we have some Medicare patients who have gotten reimbursed by Medicare. We can help submit all paperwork on your behalf to try to get you reimbursed from Medicare; however, note that since we don't participate with Medicare, we are legally obliged to tell you that you can seek care from physicians and other health care providers who do accept Medicare and that Medicare may not reimburse you for any medical services we provide.
No, we do not accept Medicaid.
We do accept some insurance plans as out of network providers for office visits only. In general, the plans we can work with are called "PPO" insurance plans. If we do accept your insurance, you will be responsible for paying your copayment and may be responsible for paying your co-insurance and your deductible. If all this sounds confusing, that's because it is. Contact us and we can help.
We see many patients in 4-7 business days of receiving the call..
Yes, we do house calls throughout the NYC area and outside of NYC as well. Additional fees apply for travel outside of NYC.
We currently charge $650 per physician office consult as a flat fee.
We guarantee a thorough physician consult but cannot promise you that you will get a prescription for exactly what you need or request, this is at the doctor's discretion.
New York House Call Physicians, 35 East 35th Street (Between Park Ave and Madison Ave), Suite 1H, New York, NY 10016.