Last updated 10/03/2022
To align with recent changes made by the CDC, Schaumburg Dermatology updated our patient/visitor policy.
Effective 10/03/2022, the following visitor policies are in effect.
All visitors are restricted from visiting, regardless of their vaccination status, if they have: a current SARS-CoV-2 infection; or symptoms of COVID-19.
Screen for illness, At the point of check-in, patients and companions will be screened for COVID-19 symptoms by answering the screening question below:
- Are you experiencing symptoms of potential COVID-19 infection, including fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, muscle pain, the new loss of taste or smell, vomiting or diarrhea, or sore throat?
- If you previously tested positive for COVID-19, did you stay isolated for at least five days?
If You Test Positive for COVID-19 (Isolate). Everyone, regardless of vaccination status. Should stay home for five days. If you have no symptoms or your symptoms resolve after five days, you can leave your house. If you have a fever, continue to stay home until your fever resolves (without fever for 24 hours).
Patients with recent COVID-19 infection should have a visit postponed until five days after a positive test and until they are asymptomatic(without fever for 24 hours).
Universal masking: Masks are optional for staff and visitors
Your guide to masks https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/prevent-getting-sick/about-face-coverings.html
We ask you to use your best judgment and caution surrounding upcoming appointments and call us at (847) 534-0700; select option two if you have any questions about your next visit or practice protocols. We also encourage you to follow the CDC’s prevention and safety guidelines established.
We appreciate your understanding and will do everything to provide exemplary dermatology services while keeping our patients/visitors safe.
Thank you for your continued trust and loyalty!