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Dear Patients,

     UCHA would like to provide you with information on COVID-19 and steps we are taking to ensure your safety while maintaining the upmost quality healthcare. Your health is our top priority. During this time we will be offering Telemed consults during business hours (9am-5pm) for all UCHA established patients. You will be able to speak with a healthcare provider in regards to all of your concerns. Please note we will be waiving all copays for Telemedicine now throughout May 1st, 2020.

     If it is out of business hours our Urgent care facilities (MD Care and our Garwood locations) are open:

MD Care: Monday – Friday 8am -8pm; Saturday & Sunday 9am-4pm
(400 Westfield Ave, Elizabeth, New Jersey 07208)

Garwood: Monday – Friday 8am-8pm, Saturday & Sunday 8am-4pm
(300 South Ave, Garwood, New Jersey 07027)

Prevention Tips:

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water or alcohol-based hand rub for at least 20 seconds

  • Use an alcohol – based sanitizer

  • Avoid touching highly touched surfaces in public places

  • Avoid touching your face, nose, eyes, etc.

  • Avoid close contact (6 Feet) with people who appear to have a respiratory infection.

  • Clean and disinfect household objects and surfaces in your home


     It is important that if you’re currently experiencing any of the following symptoms (Fevers, shortness of breath, flu like symptoms), that you call ahead of your visit to the office and communicate any travel history or coming in contact with anyone who may have tested positive for COVID-19 and symptoms prior to arriving. This will enable the provider to determine which setting is best for you to receive care in. We are working diligently and finding different ways to ensure that we are taking all the proper precaution during this time. For more information you may go to our website: www.uchamd.com or call (908) 691-3800.


Sincerely,
Your Care Team at Union County Healthcare Associates

 


Please look at the following information on how to keep yourself and your loved ones safe.