Health Policy

Communicable Disease Prevention Plan
This plan was created with guidance from BC Public Health and WorkSafe BC.

As of August 2022:​

  • These guidelines are consistent with guidance provided by BC's Provincial Health Officer, BC's Centre for Disease Control, and WorkSafeBC

  • Clients and RMT’s must be symptom free to enter the clinic

  • Anyone with symptoms should be reschedule their appointment and follow the BCCDC guidelines

  • Anyone who has had close contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID should reschedule their appointment and follow BCCDC guidelines

  • Physical distancing, hand hygiene, avoidance of face touching, and frequent cleaning of all contact surfaces will be employed as protective measures

  • Wearing a mask in public indoor settings is no longer required by public health


WHAT TO EXPECT

  • In addition to our regular cleaning, we will be disinfecting common touch points (eg. POS system, door handles) between clients

UPON ARRIVAL

  • Please arrive at your appointment time and, if possible, alone

  • The bathrooms are available for you to wash your hands

  • Hand sanitizer is available in our waiting area and treatment rooms for your convenience

  • Please wear a mask to your treatment if you feel more comfortable and your therapist will do the same.


We will continue to update this information as we learn more or if circumstances change.

Reference Documents/Sites:

http://www.bccdc.ca/Health-Professionals-Site/Documents/COVID19_IPCGuidelinesCommunityBasedAlliedHCPsClinicSettings.pdf

https://www.worksafebc.com/en/covid-19/industry-specific-information/health-professions

http://www.bccdc.ca/Health-Info-Site/Documents/Instructions_covid19_close_contact.pdf

https://www.cmtbc.ca/registrants/interim-guidelines-for-return-to-practice/