Need a ride to a medical or dental appointment? RoadRunners volunteers provide door-to-door transportation between your home and health related appointments, as well as senior centers, local banks, beauty shops, and markets within a certain radius of El Camino Hospital. No wheelchair transportation available. No affiliation with El Camino Hospital required. For more info or to make a reservation, call 650-940-7016.
Older Adult Transitions Services (OATS)
OATS is an intensive outpatient program for older adults facing mental health challenges related to a long-term psychiatric illness or life transitions such as changing health status or grief over a loved one. A compassionate care team led by a geriatric psychiatrist delivers individualized treatment, as well as education and support for families. (Covered by Medicare.) Call 866-789-6089 for more information.
This article first appeared in the Spring 2016 edition of the El Camino Hospital Health Beat magazine.