Niagara Mobile Foot Care is a locally owned and operated business, serving the Niagara Region since 2012. Niagara Mobile Foot Care connects you with independent, sub-contacted mobile foot care service providers.
How Does Niagara Mobile Foot Care Operate?
They are a contract holders for many different care environments; such as Long Term Care, Group Home and Retirement Homes. They will sub-contract independent foot care providers (RN/RPN) to provide advanced nursing foot care services.
They will connect sub-contract foot care providers for residential foot care services (Basic PSW Care and/or RPN/RN Advanced Foot Care)
All foot care nurses are RN’s or RPN’s sub-contracted with Niagara Mobile Foot Care in good standing with the CNO (College of Nurses of Ontario) and have completed a course in basic and advanced foot care practice. All foot care nurses (RN/RPN’s) are independently registered/approved providers with Veterans Affairs/Blue Cross and Green Shield.
All PSW’s sub-contracted with Niagara Mobile Foot Care are part of the Ontario PSW Association and have completed Basic Foot Care Training. All PSW’s work within their scope of practice while providing foot care and do not see clients who are diabetic and who are blood thinners. All client’s before booked with PSW’s are triaged and have quick access to foot care nurses (RPN/RN’s) to ensure they report urgent concerns.
Why is Foot Care Important?
When your feet are in good shape and healthy, it allows for good body mechanics which helps to prevent falls in seniors. Healthy feet allow you to be active which is important in maintaining your weight; and improving your emotional and mental health. Proper routine care from a foot care nurse, can make you aware of early signs of other more serious health conditions such as diabetes or poor circulation.
Why Would You Need Mobile Foot Care?
Sometimes an individual is unable to travel to a clinic due to mobility or other reasons. A mobile foot care service is a perfect opportunity to continue to receive much needed foot care from your home.