Why Orlando Health Hospitals Are Safe for You
Orlando Health is grateful for your commitment to safety, but we want to remind you that getting the medical treatment you need is still important.
Keeping you healthy and safe are our top priorities.
These are some of the ways we work to protect you:
Universal masking for patients, visitors, team members and physicians.
Private patient rooms available.
Clinical teams wear proper personal protective equipment (PPE) during your visit, consultation or procedure.
Maintaining the highest levels of infection prevention, such as performing regular and proper hand hygiene and keeping all surfaces clean.
Testing patients for COVID-19 before a procedure or operation.
Limiting the number and ages of visitors at our hospitals and facilities.
Sanitizing services available to ambulances between each transport.
Self-screening team members and physicians for the below conditions.
Screening patients and visitors for common COVID-19 symptoms and less typical conditions. (see below)
Removing printed materials, like magazines and flyers, from all waiting areas and patient rooms.
Practicing social distancing in public areas.
Common COVID-19 symptoms and less typical conditions include:
- Fever of 100 or greater
- Shortness of breath
- Dry cough
- Chills (sometimes with shaking)
- Repeated shaking with chills
- Sore throat
- Runny nose or nasal congestion
- GI issues like nausea, vomiting or diarrhea
- Loss of sense of smell or taste
- Disequilibrium like dizziness
- Muscle aches
- General weakness
- Close unprotected contact in past 14 days with a person known to have COVID-19
- Travel within last 14 days from an area with ongoing spread of COVID-19