Coronavirus Updates in New York City
Dear Valued Patients:
As this unprecedented year draws to a close, Vanguard Gastroenterology remains dedicated to providing the safest possible environment for our patients.
We look forward to the upcoming availability of effective vaccination against Covid-19. In the meantime, we remind you of the following measures that continue to be implemented in our offices for your safety:
- Periodic screening of physicians and staff for Covid-19
- Virtual check-in and check-out
- Pre-screening of patients for Covid-19 risk prior to entering our offices
- Temperature screening of everyone before entering our offices
- Mandatory face masking of patients and staff
- Enhanced social distancing limiting the number of patients allowed in the office at any one time
- Scheduling changes to allow for frequent and thorough disinfection
- Periodic facility deep cleaning
There is no reason to neglect or defer needed medical care; in fact, studies show that
Staying healthy is your best defense against Covid-19.