COVID-19 Update

Visiting our facility: A COVID-19 Update

At ­­­­­OASIS Hospital there is no higher priority than your well-being and the broader health of our communities. We understand the fear and concern surrounding this outbreak, and we are committed to doing all we can to keep you and your family healthy and offer you peace of mind. Although you may have concerns about the coronavirus, we are here to keep you informed. We are closely monitoring the outbreak of novel coronavirus (COVID-19) and we are taking proactive steps to ensure your safety. 

Our top priority, as always, is to deliver safe, high-quality care to you and all patients that we serve. We understand the value our facility provides as an important site of access for patients needing ongoing healthcare diagnostics, procedures, surgeries and pain management in a controlled and safe environment, and we appreciate the trust you have placed in us.

We are working with local and state health departments, and are following the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) guidelines and recommendations.  In our operating rooms and across all patient care areas, we provide the highest level of cleaning and disinfecting by following guidelines from the CDC and the Association of Operating Room Nurse (AORN).  As we work together to keep patients, visitors and our teams safe, here’s what you can expect from us:

Visiting our Center/Hospital:

At this time and until further notice, visitors will not be allowed at OASIS Hospital.

Frequently Asked Questions:

  • What is coronavirus?

Novel coronavirus (COVID-19) is a respiratory (lung) illness. The symptoms are:

  1. Fever
  2. Cough
  3. Shortness of breath
  • How does coronavirus spread?
    1. Coronavirus can be spread in several ways. Follow this link for more information.

       

  • How can I prevent contracting or spreading the virus?
  1. Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 15 to 20 seconds, or use hand sanitizer.
  2. Avoid touching your eyes, nose or mouth with unclean hands.
  3. Stay away from people who are sick.
  4. Use a tissue to cover coughs and sneezes, then throw tissue away.
  5. Clean and disinfect frequently touched items and surfaces.
  6. Stay home when you are sick, except to receive medical care.
  • What do I do if I think I have coronavirus?
  1. Call your doctor right away for advice and minimize contact with others.
  2. Stay home except to get medical care.
  3. If you have shortness of breath, call 911 immediately.
  4. Do not come to the surgical facility without clearance from your physician.

 

Please know that we have an unwavering commitment to the safety of our patients, visitors and team. Thank you for choosing our center to meet your healthcare needs.