Community Eye Care is open to see patients with new safeguards and strategies in place to limit unnecessary exposure risk to our staff and patients. Physical changes include plexiglass at the front check in/out area, spatially separated seating in the waiting room, and 'sneeze' guards on all slit lamps in the examination rooms. All staff will be required to wear masks and we are asking all patients to come to their visit with a mask as well. The doctors and technicians will b
How does coronavirus spread?
Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a novel (new) disease meaning there is no
immunity to COVID-19. Health and medical experts are still learning how it spreads, the
severity of illness it causes and to what extent it may continue to spread in the United States.
There is currently no vaccine to prevent COVID-19. According to the CDC, the virus is
thought to spread mainly from person to person, particularly between people who are in