“Dayton is kind of like a healthcare desert,” says Sherrun Ellison, founder of Cincinnati-based Walton Mobile Health Care Solutions. “My model is to bring healthcare to [residents], so they get quality care and don’t have extremely high wait times.”
How one nurse practitioner-turned-entrepreneur is breaking down barriers in health care
By Malik Keith, Elevate Dayton
July 21, 2022
In the first few months of the COVID-19 pandemic, an estimated 41% of U.S. adults delayed or avoided medical care due to fears of exposure and concerns about cost.
It was during this difficult time that Sherrun Ellison’s business began to take off. A Dayton native, Ellison is co-founder and CEO of Walton Mobile Health Care Solutions, whose mission is to remove the barriers that exist between patients and their healthcare providers and offer quality, convenient and affordable healthcare to people who otherwise don’t have access.