CORONAVIRUS ADVISORY

Keeping you, our patients, and our employees healthy and safe during the Coronavirus event is important. In order to promote a safe environment and prevent viral spread, we will only allow one visitor, including children, per patient, until further notice.   PLEASE RESCHEDULE YOUR APPOINTMENT IF YOU OR YOUR GUEST HAVE ANY SYMPTOMS OF FEVER, COLD, OR FLU.  We appreciate your patience and understanding.

 

With the recent outbreak of Coronavirus, we ask that you please DO NOT ENTER any of our facilities if you have:

  • You have Traveled from any of the CDC travel advisory locations in the past 14 days
  • Been on a CRUISE SHIP in the past 14 days
  • FEVER with respiratory symptoms (cough or shortness of breath)
  • You have been DIRECTLY EXPOSED to a person who has tested positive for Coronavirus
  • Are UNDER QUARANTINE

If you meet one of the above criteria AND have developed a fever with respiratory symptoms we kindly ask that you do not enter any of our facilities for the health and safety of others.

We are monitoring the situation closely and feel we can continue providing orthopedic care and proceed with elective procedures that we feel are safe and appropriate.  We recognize that elective procedures may be in the best interest of our patients so they do not deteriorate or worsen and become urgent or emergent procedures in the future.  Additionally, we appreciate that the scheduling or canceling of procedures is difficult, both on patients and their families and provider schedules.  We are staying closely connected with our surgery centers so we can coordinate your care accordingly. We will continue to assess the situation daily and will make every attempt to communicate changes as soon as possible. If you develop any flu-like symptoms (fever, cough, shortness of breath) prior to your surgery, please contact your Front Range Orthopedic surgeon.

Keeping You & Our Team Safe from Coronavirus (COVID-19)

There is no higher priority than the health and well-being of Front Range Orthopedics patients and employees. As a precaution to help prevent the spread of the virus, our in house janitorial service has increased cleaning throughout all Front Range Orthopedic’s facilities.

Front Range Orthopedic’s is following CDC, State and County Health Department recommendations and is closely monitoring the spread of the Coronavirus. Please know that we are taking this very seriously, and will continue to keep you informed and up to date on this evolving and fluid situation.

Thank you for your patience during this evolving and fluid event. Your health and well-being are important to Front Range Orthopedics.

 

CDC recommended practices to help prevent the spread of COVID-19 include:

  • Washing hands often with soap and water for 20 seconds
  • Avoid touching eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
  • Practice social distancing and avoid crowding
  • Practice good respiratory etiquette (sneeze into a sleeve)

 

For More Information

For more information on the current state of the virus and how it impacting our community visit www.CDC.gov or call one of the below County Health Departments:

Boulder County (303) 678-6166
Weld County (970) 304-6410
Adams County (303) 426-5232

 

image with text on COVID19 protocol

image with text on COVID19 protocol

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