COVID 19 Precautionary Measures

Patient Pre-Screening

1 day before appointment, we call every patient to check:

  • His/her well-being
  • For any travel history, especially to any virus hot spots within the last 14 days

Staff Screening

  • To wear surgical masks at all times
  • Record temperature at the start and end of each day
  • Record travel history
  • Required to take medical leave if unwell

Temperature and Declaration

Upon arrival, all patients and companions are required to:

  • Take temperature (must be below 99.5F)
  • Fill in health declaration form – Travel history and wellness

Patient Segregation

Infection control measures are taken for patients. They will be:

  • Patients will be Scheduled at a less busy period
  • Treated in an allocated treatment room

Hand Sanitation

  • As always, Acupuncturist is required to sanitize her hands before and after every patient.
  • Staff is required to sanitize or wash with soap and water frequently throughout the day.

Surface Sanitation

Cleaning of surfaces with disinfectants 3 times a day.

  • Treatment bed and buzzer (disinfected after every patient)
  • Treatment station table tops
  • Waiting room chairs

Total Wipedown

  • At the end of each day, all surfaces in the clinic are wiped down and cleaned with disinfectants.
  • Waste is carefully disposed of while wearing gloves and mask.