As you may have heard in the news, the Coronavirus (COVID-19) has been identified in the USA and around the world. There have been cases of COVID-19 in our county, and this development triggers heightened infection control practices and protocols as recommended by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC). Please know that maintaining the health, wellness and safety of your loved one is our number one priority.
We ask your help and per CDC measures to be proactive in the following:
Please know that the news about the spread of this new disease is concerning for us all. In addition to limiting visitation to prevent the illness, we are also focused on infection control best practices with our staff. Staff have been trained on the symptoms of the Coronavirus (COVID-19), CDC recommended infection prevention techniques, and have clear protocols for staff to stay home and not come to work if they are ill or symptomatic.
We continue to monitor information and guidance from the Texas Health and Human Services and the CDC and are working with state and local public health and emergency preparedness officials to prevent the illness and strengthen our preparation for a possible outbreak. We apologize in advance for an inconvenience this may cause, but believe it is in the best interest of our patients. We will continue to keep you informed. Please also visit
www.homehospicewtx.com and our facebook account for regular updates and do not hesitate to contact our office with any questions or concerns you may have.
Home Hospice of Odessa/Midland, LLC and Home Nursing