Elmhurst Outpatient Surgery Center (EOSC) does not treat active COVID-19 patients.
To ensure a COVID-safe care environment, EOSC continually updates and implements COVID protocols based on community prevalence and regulatory/clinical guidelines.
Current Interim COVID protocols:
At this time, one visitor is allowed to accompany the patient, both parents are allow to accompany minor patients
In order to promote social distancing, we are limiting visitors in the waiting room to one per patient.
Yes. All patients will have their temperature checked and answer screening questions designed to reduce risk of community spread of illness.
All staff, patients, and visitors are required to wear a mask at all times. If you do not have a mask, we will provide one upon entry to the facility.
We have established additional and special procedures for cleaning and disinfecting the entire facility with an emphasis on frequently touched areas, such as doorknobs, telephones, handrails, etc. These are in addition to the already rigorous infection control policies, procedures and practices that were in place prior to the current pandemic.
If you are ill or exhibiting COVID symptoms, please call and cancel your procedure and contact your primary care provider.