Important Information Regarding COVID-19–Dental associates of Hershey
In recognition of ongoing news reports and the continued spread of the COVID-19 virus, Dental Associates of Hershey realizes our patients have questions. As dedicated health care professionals, we want you to know that we remain as diligent as ever in protecting the health and safety of our patients and staff. Our practice strictly adheres to and exceeds the standards for infection control by wearing personal protective gear, using hospital-grade disinfectants, practicing the latest sterilization protocols, utilizing single-use disposable materials, and more. Every effort we have in place is to ensure the safety of our patients and staff. We want you to know that we are monitoring this situation very closely, and we will keep you updated regularly.
Symptoms of coronavirus are reported as flu-like, with varying degrees of severity. While we do not know everything about this virus to date, individuals who are elderly and/or immunocompromised appear to be the most at risk of a severe infection. To ensure your health and safety, and the health and safety of everyone at our practice, please reschedule your appointment if you or a member of your household has a cough, fever, and/or flu-like symptoms. In addition, please reschedule your appointment if you have traveled to any areas within the past 14 days that are at high risk for contracting the coronavirus.
We thank you in advance and extend our gratitude for your understanding and cooperation. Together, we can help keep everyone as safe and healthy as possible. If you have any questions or concerns, please contact our office at Dental Associates of Hershey Phone Number 717-534-2985, and one of our staff members will be more than happy to assist you.
IN ACCORDANCE WITH THE RECOMMENDATIONS OF THE PENNSYLVANIA DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH, DENTAL ASSOCIATES OF HERSHEY RESUMED PATIENT CARE ON MAY 19,2020. . PLEASE CALL Dental Associates of Hershey Phone Number 717-534-2985 TO SCHEDULE AN APPOINTMENT. UPON ARRIVAL, WE WILL TAKE YOUR TEMPERATURE AND YOU WILL BE ASKED SEVERAL QUESTIONS REGARDING ANY POSSIBLE RECENT CORONAVIRUS EXPOSURE PRIOR TO BEING TAKEN TO A TREATMENT ROOM.
For further information, including measures to keep yourself healthy, visit the following links:
- Prevention: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/prevention.html
- Symptoms: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/symptoms.html
- Steps When Sick: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/steps-when-sick.html
- Spectrum Health COVID-19 Hotline: (616) 391-2380
- Holland Hospital COVID-19 Hotline: (616) 394-2080