Patient Safety Measures as we re-expand patient care at the Weill Cornell Multiple Sclerosis Center during the COVID19 Pandemic
May 15, 2020
Patient safety is utmost on our mind as we continue to provide the best care we can for our patients at the MS Center. We have put serious thought into this and have a meticulous plan to maintain a sterile environment and put in place practices that will decrease exposure risk for patients and staff The following is a list of procedures and practices that will be observed 1. Prior to in-person visits, patients will be screened for symptoms suspicious for COVID19 infection, and patients...
Important Information about patient visits to the MS Center in light of COVID 19 Risk
March 12, 2020
Update on the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 and the respiratory illness COVID 19: Incubation period and rationale for 14 days of Quarantine
Recommendations about Coronavirus for our patients
March 6, 2020
To our Multiple Sclerosis patients, their families and caregivers.The Coronavirus/COVID-19 outbreak is rapidly evolving, has entered the United States and willcertainly escalate before it subsides. The best up to date information can be obtained from theCenters for Disease Control at: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/about/index.htmlThe information in this posting is based on our best understanding of COVID-19 as of 3/4/2020.It is important to recognize that people with MS who are on...