To Our Valued Patients,
The physicians and staff at Alpha Orthopedics & Sports Medicine are committed to doing our part to keep you as safe as possible. We understand the concerns surrounding the Covid-19 pandemic and are closely monitoring the communications and recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC), World Health Organization (WHO) and state and local health departments in order to do what we can to reduce the spread of Covid-19. In addition, we are maintaining close communication with our local area hospitals to monitor our community status.
We are taking this outbreak seriously and have implemented multiple protocols at our clinics do what we can to keep our patients, doctors and staff healthy.
In addition, effective immediately, we are asking if you currently have a fever, cough, difficulty breathing, sore throat or body aches, have been told you are presumptive positive or have tested positive for Covid-19 in the previous 14 days, have had contact with anyone presumptive positive or testing positive for Covid-19 in the previous 14 days or have traveled to a country or area that is reporting a level 3 outbreak status, please contact our office to reschedule your appointment.
Link to areas reporting Level 3 outbreak status: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/travelers/after-travel-precautions.html
For your protection and ours:
- We have implemented a screening process at our clinics to identify anyone who may be a potential risk. Please be aware that if you are exhibiting symptoms, you may be asked to reschedule your appointment.
- We are limiting the number of visitors that may accompany you to no more than one person. Please make your guest aware they will be required to follow the same screening process as you. Unless you require transportation, translation or other needed assistance, we recommend attending your appointment without a guest.
We will continue to monitor this situation closely and will update this website as necessary. In the meantime, we hope you also follow recommended guidelines to keep you, your friends and your families healthy. For more information on these guidelines, please visit the CDC: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prepare/index.html
-The Doctors and Staff of Alpha Orthopedics & Sports Medicine