When Mom came home after four months in hospitals and a skilled nursing facility, she was able to use a walker to go short distances. But the idea of getting to all of her doctors' appointments seemed overwhelming. Visiting the doctor would take at least half a day: getting ready to go, making her way to the car, riding there, getting out of the car, waiting in the doctor's office, and then making the return trip and recovering from it all. The very thought of it all was exhausting.
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