Important and Updated COVID-19 Information
At Baylor Scott & White Institute for Rehabilitation - Outpatient Therapy, there is nothing more important to us than your health and safety during this unprecedented time. The Department of Homeland Security and state governments have deemed physical therapy an essential component of health care during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic. We are taking extensive preventative measures, guided by the CDC, to protect our patients and employees who enter our centers.
Our outpatient clinics are complying with all applicable state and federal infection control guidance. For more information on COVID-19 please visit the CDC guidelines: www.cdc.gov/coronavirus.
Masks are optional. In line with CDC guidance, mask are recommended but not required. Your health and safety is our top priority. Masking requirements may change as we monitor CDC and local, state and federal guidance.
Recovery and Reconditioning Program
For those who have recovered from COVID-19, but are suffering severe de-conditioning and weakness, our new Recovery & Reconditioning Program was designed to help regain your strength and get you back physically to where you were before your coronavirus diagnosis.
Telerehab services are web-based therapy sessions that you can do in the comfort of your own home. If you do not feel comfortable coming to a center for care during this time, we will gladly reschedule your appointment for a later date. Many of our locations offer telerehab services so that you can easily connect with one of our licensed therapists through web-based technology that is HIPAA compliant. Services include:
- Physical therapy
- Occupational therapy
- Speech therapy
- Rehabilitation psychology & counseling
If for any reason you are not feeling well, please contact the center and we will be happy to reschedule your appointment.
To help prevent the virus:
- Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.
- Stay home when you are sick.
- Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue and throw the tissue in the trash.
- Clean/disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
Thank you for helping us ensure the safety of our patients and employees, as well as families of both.