COVID-19 Safety: What you can expect from us

Keeping you informed and safe...

We appreciate that this is not easy for anyone and feel that clear communication can help to ease concerns. We are taking these measures to ensure that we do our part in keeping this virus at bay.  Thanks for your cooperation while we navigate these new conditions and thank you for doing your part.

What to expect:

 

  1. All pedorthists and staff will wear masks at all times throughout your appointment. 

  2. We require that all patients to wear a mask throughout the entire duration of their visit to the clinic. You can bring your own mask or use the free masks in our clinic.
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  3. Patients will be required to sanitize their hands upon arrival at the clinic. Please sanitize at the dispenser provided upon entry.

  4. Your gait analysis will be performed in a designated area
    of the clinic and will be cleaned using a virucide cleaning agent between patients. 

  5. Your patient history will be taken at a distance allowable within the confines of the examination room.

  6. We ask that patients come alone to their appointment unless they require assistance for transportation, mobility, language interpretation, or comprehension.  

  7. We are booking our appointments with scheduled breaks between patients to allow for proper sanitation of rooms and adequate personal hygiene.

  8. We will be cleaning all surfaces using an antibacterial, virucide and fungicide solution between patients. 

 

We are following the COVID-19 protocols approved by the NS Dept of Health and produced by our College of Pedorthics and Pedorthic Association of Canada.

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