If you’re a patient of Occupational Therapy Brisbane and are either attending our clinic at Herston or you’re having a therapist visit you at your home please note this essential information with regards to COVID – 19.
As part of our work to support our patients and the community, we’d like you to be aware of the current COVID-19 symptom and contact risks.
Have you experienced a fever, cough, sore throat, or shortness of breath
Had contact with someone diagnosed with or suspected of having Coronavirus
Have travelled internationally or domestically (Victoria or NSW) or within QLD Known COVID Cluster location in the last 14 Days;
If you have experienced any of the following prior to your appointment, please phone ahead and advise our reception staff before an OT attends your home or you present to our clinic.
According to QLD Health, the common symptoms of COVID-19 include
It’s worth noting that everyone who gets COVID-19 will experience it a little differently. For an easy to use and understand symptom checker please see this COVID Symptom List Here
Anyone who has been to the following locations at these times should monitor their health and, if they develop even the mildest of COVID-19 symptoms, get tested.
Have you been in an area with an identified alert for contact tracing? You can check the QLD current contact tracing alerts here
No doubt this is a fluid situation for our community and our practice. Our commitment to your and our safety is paramount.
Should you be in any doubt please let us know.
Hotspots are places in Australia where health officials have found a lot of people with COVID-19. Hotspots are legally listed so that people travelling from those high-risk areas into Queensland can be identified.
Click the link to see the QLD Health Listed COVID Hotspots
Should you have any concerns please do not hesitate to get in touch with us either via phone at 1300 783 200 or via the Contact Us Page using the form below.