As the COVID-19 (Corona Virus) has expanded into Pennsylvania, De La Torre Orthotics & Prosthetics, Inc. is taking every precaution to assure your safety and the safety of our employees.
Our offices will be using EPA approved disinfection techniques throughout the day.
These precautions include:
Spraying and wiping all surfaces
Removal of all toys, magazines and printed notices
Care in disinfecting all pens before and after patient use
Consistent hand washing by all personnel per CDC (Center for Disease Control) guidelines
We are continuously monitoring and following all guidelines presented by the CDC and the Pennsylvania Department of Health as well as initiatives by the Pennsylvania Office of the Governor.
OUR REQUEST TO YOU, OUR PATIENTS:
If you have an upcoming appointment scheduled with us and have a fever, cough and/or difficulty breathing, have traveled to or had close contact with someone who has traveled to high risk countries, or have tested positive for or been exposed to someone with COVID-19, we ask you to reschedule your appointment for a minimum of 2 weeks until you are cleared from being potentially positive from COVID-19.
If you have any questions about an appointment, please call us at any of our office locations or our prosthetics department (412-599-1105) or pediatric administrator (412-599-1117).
If you are interested in following the latest COVID-19 updates, you can do so on the CDC’s website or the PA Department of Health website https://www.health.pa.gov/topics/disease/Pages/Coronavirus.aspx
We appreciate your understanding of our desire to care for you and for our staff.
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