Following the identification and emergence of the COVID-19 in Wuhan, China, Inova has responded by taking the following steps to protect the safety of our patients, caregivers, team members and the community. As always, patient and team member safety is a top priority. In alignment with our values of Patient Always and One Team, Inova is taking the appropriate steps to protect the safety of our caregivers, patients, team members and the community.
- Convened a multidisciplinary taskforce and developed a comprehensive response plan
- Adhering to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization guidelines
- Initiated a screening process as well as appropriate treatment protocols if required
- Collaborating with the Virginia Department of Health as well as regional health departments
Should you experience a fever and cough, or difficulty breathing, medical attention should be sought from your primary care provider.