Arundel Pediatrics Additional Safety Precautions 4/8/2020
Arundel Pediatrics is following all press conferences in order to stay up to date on the latest developments as it relates to the COVID19 (Coronavirus). Below are the additional precautions that are being implemented.
WHEN COMING TO THE OFFICE
If you have traveled, have been exposed to someone with COVID-19 in the last 14 days or have experienced any symptoms of a fever, fatigue, cough, shortness of breath, please call the office to reschedule your visit.
Patients have the option to remain in their vehicle until their appointment time after they have been checked in.
We will make every effort to get a patient into an exam room as quickly as possible.
Additional sanitation measures have been implemented between each patient visit and throughout the office during the morning and afternoon sessions.The offices are being professionally sanitized every night.
Any person who is coughing and/or has a fever will be asked to wear a mask.
We request that only one parent be present and the least amount of siblings as possible at any visit.
If you have a mask, please wear it to the office.
Well Visits- 5 years of age and under and Follow Up Visits will be seen during the morning session 7:30am-11:30am Linthicum office and 8:00am-11:30am Arnold office. Well visits for ages 2.5 years and up will be rescheduled. All Well Visits will be contacted 24 hours prior to their appointment to be screened and cleared for their appointment.
Sick Visits- will be seen during the afternoon session in both offices 1:00pm-4:00pm. **If patient has asthma please bring to your visit your inhaler and spacer.
ADD/ADHD/Behavior Consults visits will be contacted to determine eligibility for Telemedicine services.
Telemedicine Visits- Arundel Pediatrics now offers prompt pediatric care from your provider via Virtual Visits powered by Anytime Pediatrics! Here are the steps that you need to take to schedule a Virtual Visit with Arundel Pediatrics.
1. You must download on your device or go to the Anytime Pediatrics Portal and register for an account for your child(ren). Practice Code is 7338
2. Call Arundel Pediatrics at 410-789-7337 to schedule your Virtual Visit.
3. Make sure that you are available when it is time for your visit by your device, be sure to click “Start Visit” and make sure that you are in a well-lit and quiet area with your child(ren) and have their weight, temperature and a flashlight ready for the provider.
Use a laptop or computer and Google Chrome as your web browser for an optimal experience. If you are experiencing any technical difficulties, please contact our office so that we may help you to troubleshoot the issue.
Saturday office hours in the Linthicum office remain the same.
Please utilize our Patient Portal for non-urgent advice and questions for your providers. Our providers will be checking their Patient Portal inboxes routinely.
POTENTIAL DISRUPTIONS TO OUR REGULAR SCHEDULE
We are monitoring this situation as it evolves and are making adjustments to ensure the safety of our patients and staff. We will keep everyone updated via our Facebook page, our website and through phone and email as deemed appropriate.