The health and safety of our patients is our top priority. For the safety of our patients and our staff members Cincinnati GI is taking precautions in how we are providing caring during the coronavirus outbreak.
At the recommendation of the US Surgeon General and the State of Ohio, all elective procedures are being cancelled and will be rescheduled at a future time.
Some of our physicians have implemented a Telemedicine option for patient’s appointments. Call the office or go to our Virtual Clinic for more information.
If a patient does needs to be seen in the office, each office has protocols in place to keep patients and staff as safe as possible, following the guidelines from the CDC and the Ohio Department of Health.
Symptoms to be aware of:
- Shortness of Breath
- Use good practices to stop the spread of germs:
- Wash your hands thoroughly and frequently of at least 20 seconds.
- Cover your mouth and nose when coughing and sneezing.
- Keep a 6 foot distances from others.
- Stay home if you have a fever or if you do not feel well.
If you are concerned about whether you should come in for your scheduled appointment call the office and speak to one of the staff members to help make the best decision for your individual circumstances. During this difficult time we want to reassure you that we are doing everything we can to have a safe environment for both our patients and our staff members, we will get though these tough times by working together.