News & Events
COVID-19 UPDATE AND ADVISORIES
Here at Rocky Mountain Gastroenterology, we are committed to the health and wellness of our staff and patients in our community. Our providers have devoted their lives to taking care of people, and continue to do so throughout the evolving news and updates about COVID-19. We are actively monitoring the situation, and following the suggested precautions and recommendations from the Center for Disease Control (CDC) and our government, to ensure a safe and healthy environment while continuing to provide care to our patients.
TELEHEALTH VIRTUAL VISITS ARE NOW AVAILABLE!!
Our clinics began successfully treating patients via telehealth this week – please call your RMG clinic for details!
We are pushing back screening procedures to May & June to comply with the state’s executive order to postpone all elective procedures and surgeries.
LAKEWOOD ENDOSCOPY CENTER & NORTH DENVER ENDOSCOPY CENTERS – performing limited procedures for urgent cases.
AURORA ENDOSCOPY CENTER & ARAPAHOE ENDOSCOPY CENTER – CLOSED beginning Monday, March 23rd through April 17th.
Our schedulers & billing staff remain available to help you reschedule, get you on the books for a later date, or assist you with getting an urgent procedure scheduled at a hospital.
We are taking the following measures to protect our patients and staff:
- Implementing additional travel and health screening questions for our patients
- Placing corporate travel restrictions on all employees
- Postponing our corporate events and in-person meetings
- Promoting work-from-home arrangements wherever possible
- Providing guidance and education, as well as resources and supplies, to our employees within our facilities.
During this challenging time, we will continue to monitor the situation, and adjust protocols if necessary. We realize this health situation has already been disruptive, but assure our patients we are still here to assist in their medical needs.
Please call our office before coming in for your appointment if you have: Fever or Cough; or have recently traveled outside the United States or to areas impacted by COVID-19 within the last 14 days.