Dear Valued Patients,
It looks like telemedicine appointments are here to stay, at least for the immediate future. We appreciate your willingness to participate in this joint venture to protect your health as well as our staff’s while staying current with your health care. … Continue reading
Dear Valued Patients,
To find out if you qualify for testing, please use this online self-screening tool: COVID-19 Screening Tool
To register for a test after taking the screening, call (210) 233-5970.
Locations of free and fee-for-service COVID-19 testing: Bexar County COVID-19 Testing Sites
The San Antonio Metropolitan Health District has opened a COVID-19 hotline for residents to ask questions about the virus. … Continue reading
DEAR VALUED PATIENTS:
CURRENTLY, WE ARE ABLE TO SCHEDULE TELEMEDICINE AND TRIAGED* IN-PERSON APPOINTMENTS FOR SICK VISITS, ROUTINE FOLLOW-UPS AND ANNUAL EXAMS. DROP-INS ARE NOT ENCOURAGED AT THIS TIME AS OUR ENTRANCE WILL ONLY ADMIT SCHEDULED APPOINTMENTS.
WE ASK THAT YOU WEAR A FACE-COVER OR MASK FOR IN-PERSON APPOINTMENTS. … Continue reading
Discontinuation of Isolation for Persons with COVID -19 Not in Healthcare Settings, Recommendations from CDC
Guidelines to discontinue isolation after being diagnosed with COVID-19 either clinically (by symptoms only) or by RNA nasopharyngeal testing (with and without symptoms) for patients who are not healthcare providers:
For Symptomatic Persons with COVID-19 Under Isolation:
1). Symptom-based strategy
May discontinue isolation under the following conditions:
At least 3 days (72 hours) have passed since recovery defined as resolution of fever without the use of fever-reducing medications and
Improvement in respiratory symptoms (e.g., … Continue reading
“Since we know that the virus is transmitted through droplets when someone coughs or sneezes and contact with contaminated surfaces, there are steps we can take to stay safe. Here are some things to consider when creating an “isolation zone” in your home:
Designate a separate room where you can close the door, … Continue reading
“Take immediate action to prevent further spread of COVID-19.
Have you received notification that you tested positive for the virus that causes COVID-19? There is no reason to panic. Most individuals who are not at increased risk for severe COVID-19 illness typically experience a flu-like episode and fully recover. … Continue reading
Local Produce – lists resources for obtaining local and seasonal organic fruits/veggies. Farmhouse Delivery requires membership, but will deliver weekly or bi-weekly (every other week) produce/groceries to your door. GO TEXAN from the Texas Department of Agriculture Commissioner provides a list of local farmer’s markets and their hours. … Continue reading
Secure online Appointment Request as well as Patient Registration Forms can now be found under the Patient Portal tab. Online forms can be accessed and submitted from smart phones and tablets.
Get contact information, directions to our clinic, … Continue reading