Covid-19 Align Policy

What other precautions are we taking?

  • Hands and any equipment used in between patients are sanitised

  • We have removed hand towels from the clinic, please use the paper towels provided to dry your hands and discard them in the bin

  • We have hand sanitiser on the front desk and in the treatment room for the use of both patients and staff

  • We are cleaning frequently used surfaces (e.g. card machine) between uses

  • We are keeping up to date with information from the NHS, government and British Chiropractic Association on a daily basis to ensure our clinic stays up to date with the best practice to ensure the safety of our staff and patients

  • Our Chiropractor continues to wear gloves during treatments when there is direct contact with bodily fluids (e.g. when treating the jaw) after which the gloves are discarded and hands are washed with soap & water

Align Chiropractic are closely following the latest updates and advice on Covid-19 (coronavirus) and this page will be updated accordingly. Please check back in the future for further updates. 

Follow the NHS updates here:

https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/

Current Advice:

Following the latest advice, we ask that any patients with any covid-19 symptoms, however mild (e.g. a new continuous cough or a high temperature) to cancel/reschedule their appointment* . If you are feeling unwell and are unsure whether to come in for your appointment please cancel as a precaution.

*PLEASE NOTE THERE IS NOT A LATE CANCELLATION FEE FOR THIS

We understand this may be frustrating when you are in pain but we do see a large number of at risk patients and want to ensure everyone's safety and health.

 

The latest advice from Public Health England states that if you exhibit any of the above symptoms, you should stay at home for at least 7 days. Feel free to contact the clinic by phone or email.

Feel free to bring in a towel to lay on the bench and or head piece for your own piece of mind.

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