We all still have a lot of questions about the novel coronavirus also known as COVID-19. Riverside's top priority is to support the health and safety of our community, patients, residents and our own team members. We continue to follow the guidance of the CDC during the evolving COVID-19 situation.
Why is Riverside asking everyone to wear face coverings when they come in for care and service?
Why can't I bring someone in with me?
What precautions is Riverside taking to stop COVID-19?
Is it safe for Riverside to perform elective surgeries?
Why can't my surgery be done sooner?
Does Riverside have enough personal protective equipment?
Will all patients be tested before procedures?
What is a coronavirus?
How does COVID-19 spread from person to person?
What are the symptoms of COVID-19?
How do we determine when to test for COVID-19?
Is there a treatment?
Do people who are showing typical symptoms of COVID-19 need to be put in the hospital?
What do I need to do if someone I care for may have COVID-19?
Is there a COVID-19 vaccine?
Can someone get COVID-19 multiple times in a season?
Are there other health conditions that put a person at higher risk if they develop COVID-19? Is there anything special these people need to know about avoiding COVID-19?
Do disinfectants kill COVID-19?
Where can I get more information?