COVID-19 Update

For Your Safety

  • Watch For Symptoms:
    • People with COVID-19 have a wide range of symptoms reported- ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness including:
      • Fever
      • Muscle pain
      • Cough
      • Headache
      • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
      • Sore throat
      • Chills
      • New loss of taste or smell

         

    • These symptoms may occur 2-14 days after exposure to the virus
    • Please notify your surgeon if you develop any of these symptoms

       

  • Bring only one visitor with you to the surgery center who will be your designated driver home.

     

  • You and your visitor are encouraged to wear your own cloth face covering/mask upon arrival to the facility.

     

  • A Pre-Admission nurse will be conducting a phone interview screening with you prior to day of surgery including travel screening and signs/symptoms of respiratory illness.

     

  • A temperature check and respiratory screening will be conducting prior to *anyone entering St. Thomas Surgicare. (* Employees, Physicians, Vendors, Patients, Visitors).

     

    Because We Care:

     

  • You will notice our team members will be wearing masks throughout your visit, throughout the center

     

  • All reading material and communal items have been removed from lobby

     

  • Visual alerts on hand hygiene and cough etiquette instructions have been placed at entrance

     

  • Supplies such as alcohol based hand sanitizers, tissues and trash receptacles are readily available

     

  • 6 foot chair placing in lobby to ensure social distancing

     

  • After patient leaves increased cleaning of frequently touched surfaces with EPA-registered disinfectants

 

Thank you for the privilege of caring for you!