Important Updates about COVID-19
from Open Systems Healthcare
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COVID-19, or Coronavirus, is a respiratory disease that spreads from person to person via close contact.
Our organization is taking precautionary measures to ensure the health and safety of all our consumers, caregivers, employees, and their families. We’re adhering to the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention’s (CDC) recommendations in regards to prevention and treatment. Our team continues to closely monitor new developments about COVID-19 and any updates from the CDC, the World Health Organization (WHO), and state and local health departments on how to best respond to the virus.
As a trusted home care provider with extensive experience in caring for individuals with a range of conditions, Open Systems Healthcare is dedicated to keeping our people informed and prepared for any public health issues affecting our communities.
It is with the health and well-being of our people top of mind that we’ve made a few changes to adapt to COVID-19 while continuing to provide consumers with exceptional home care:
[March 16, 2020] Our West Palm Beach office is closed with team members working remotely. All other offices are open from 8:30am to 5pm.
[March 13, 2020] Open Systems Healthcare implemented Emergency Preparedness Plans for all consumers.
[March 13, 2020] Open Systems Healthcare communicated protocol to all caregivers in the event of contracting or being exposed to COVID-19.
[March 13, 2020] All Open Systems Healthcare offices are open from 8:30am to 5pm.
[March 13, 2020] Contingency plans for Open Systems Healthcare offices in progress in the event of COVID-19 outbreaks in our communities.
As always, we’re grateful for the privilege of serving our communities and do not take that privilege lightly. Our team will continue to post updates and developments as the situation progresses.
Questions About Coronavirus?
We understand that our caregivers, consumers, and employees may still have questions or concerns about COVID-19. Read our FAQs for more information.
What should I do if myself or a loved one contracts COVID-19? We cover the steps you need to take if you develop symptoms. Learn more.
Tell Congress to Support the COVID-19 Heroes Fund
As part of another phase of COVID-19 stimulus legislation, Senate Democrats have proposed the Heroes Fund to provide hazard pay to front line healthcare workers, including caregivers. The fund would provide additional hourly pay on top of current wages. Join us in voicing your support for this fund by contacting your Representatives!
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