Frequently Asked Questions

Do I qualify for a visiting physician?

If you are homebound, the you are qualified through your insurance to see a visiting physician. For most insurances, you qualify as homebound if you need assistance, in the form of another person or mobility aid, to leave the home. This can be short-term, after a procedure, or long-term.

Will my insurance cover a visiting physician?

If AVP accepts your insurance, and you make it through the approval process, then the cost of a visit from AVP will be the same as your co-payment for a normal office visit.

What insurances do you take?

Check out the insurances that we take here.

How soon can I be approved to be seen?

There is a 3 step process that new patients go through when they submit a referral. Most patients are scheduled within 5 business days.

What kind of services can you provide in the home?

You can check all of the services that Advance Visiting Physicians can provide here.

What languages are your physicians able to speak?

Our doctors at AVP can speak a wide variety of languages including:
-English

-French

-Swahili

-Mandinka

-Arabic

-Susu

- Baoulé

-Beté

-Yacouba