Perth Care + Companion Company is providing the following information to our clients, their families and friends regarding our approach to supporting our clients and staff during the Covid-19 outbreak and other influenza outbreaks.
Steps we are taking
- Ensuring our staff understand and follow correct hand washing techniques and cough hygiene,
- Monitoring our staff overseas travel plans current, recent and future. Staff that have recently traveled into countries that the Australian Government are recommending go into quarantine will not be rostered until cleared to work,
- Encouraging staff to have the influenza vaccination when it comes available anticipated late in March 2020. At this stage there is no vaccine for Covid-19.
If you are concerned about your family member and would like Perth Care + Companion Company to provide additional support for example shopping for families who might be in quarantine, checking on elderly relatives please contact us on 08 9276 2015.
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