We share your concerns and would like to underscore our commitment to the safety and well-being of our patients and employees. That is why we are closely monitoring and following updates, guidelines, and recommendations from both the Centers for Disease Control & Prevention (CDC) and the World Health
Organization (WHO) regarding the status of the virus and its impact on the community at large.
We remain committed to serving our community and are taking every precaution to safeguard our patients and staff. As always, we will continue to keep our facility clean by:
Additionally, public health authorities including the CDC have advised we screen for possible infection by asking these questions:
We ask that if the answer is YES to any of the above questions, please call our office at (201) 941-2240 to reschedule your appointment. Should you arrive at the office and be found to meet any of these criteria, we will kindly ask you to leave the office to prevent exposure to other patients and staff members.
If you have any questions, please call our office and one of our staff members will be happy to assist you.
Here are some additional preventative measures:
Take everyday precautions
Watch for symptoms and emergency warning signs
*This list is not all-inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptom that is severe or concerning.
What to Do if You Get Sick
Who Is at Higher Risk?
Older adults and people who have severe chronic medical conditions like heart, lung or kidney disease seem to be at higher risk for more serious COVID-19 illness. Early data suggest older people are twice as likely to have serious COVID-19 illness. This may be because:
If you are at increased risk for COVID-19 complications due to age or because you have a severe underlying medical condition, it is especially important for you to take action to reduce your risk of exposure.