While it’s encouraging to once again leave the house, see our family and friends, and get back to work, preventative measures like wearing a facemask in public are still essential to controlling the spread.
A few tips to help protect your skin when wearing a facemask.
As providers look forward to restarting in-person care, it’s important to know what you can expect when you return to the hospital or physician office.
There are still many unknowns about COVID-19 and this is a time of uncertainty for everyone, including front line health care workers and public health experts.
During these challenging times, UPMC is implementing a staffing and pay protection program, which will ensure that all staff will continue to be paid at their current rate for normally scheduled hours through May 9, 2020.
If you’ve suddenly found yourself and your children stuck at home, cooking can be a healthy way to spend time together.
To best protect patients and staff, all UPMC hospitals have now implemented a COVID-19 screening questionnaire that must be completed by any persons entering the facility, including patients, visitors meeting guidelines, employees, and essential vendors.
UPMC is committed to doing everything within our power to ensure a safe environment for our patients and staff.
For the safety of patients and staff, and to lower their likelihood of exposure to any illness including COVID-19, effective today UPMC facilities in the Susquehanna region have updated visitation restrictions at facilities across the region.
Beginning Monday, March 23, UPMC in the Susquehanna region will begin directing patients who received physician consultation and referral for symptoms consistent with COVID-19 to an outpatient specimen collection site at 609 Brandon Ave., Williamsport.
Given the ongoing global concerns around coronavirus, UPMC in the Susquehanna region is doing our part to keep the entire community safe and to contribute to the management of this growing public health crisis.
For the safety of patients and staff, and to lower their likelihood of exposure to any illness including COVID-19, UPMC facilities in the Susquehanna region are temporarily limiting visitors and restricting volunteers at facilities across the region.