COVID-19 Office Policy & Procedures

**As per NY State guidelines, patients must have a script from a medical professional to receive Acupuncture treatment.  This is a temporary restriction during the pandemic.**  (See Guidance on Executive Order 202.6)

  • COVID Screening:
    • Patients must fill out a Covid-19 questionnaire and have their temperatures taken upon entry.  No patient will receive treatment if their temp is over 100.5 degrees fahrenheit
    • Please stay home if you are experiencing illness (even allergies), fever, flu like symptoms, or have had contact with anyone known to test positive for COVID-19 in the last 2 weeks
  • Modified Patient Check-in/Check-out:
    • All patients are required to use hand sanitizer or wash their hands immediately upon entering the office
    • Patients are asked to wait in the car prior to their appointment time.  Text 917-826-0054 before entering office and you will be notified when to come in and sent directly to a treatment room
    • Payment and rescheduling will be done in the treatment room before leaving.  (Consider contactless payment: i.e. Venmo/Zelle/ApplePay/Cash/PayPal)
  • Office Entry Restrictions:
    • Only patients may enter for an appointment.  Spouses, friends, children, caregivers must wait outside.   If assistance is needed, please contact the office to discuss treatment options
  • Personal Protective Equipment (PPE):
    • Patients entering the office MUST wear a face mask/covering.  If you do not have one, one will be supplied to you
  • Precautionary Measures:
    • High touch surfaces and countertops will be sanitized multiple times per day
    • Treatment rooms/tables/chairs will be sanitized after each patient
    • Office hours will vary and appointments will be staggered to allow for additional cleaning between patients