The COVID-19 pandemic continues to present challenges for primary care providers and their patients. Find below a list of activities that are essential to ensuring continuity of care during pandemic. Download a PDF containing the information below.
Use our patient outreach tools to identify patients at risk for severe illness due to COVID-19. Limit high-risk patients’ exposure to COVID-19 by offering to hold their next appointment virtually. Many of the services and reimbursement rates that were established during the beginning of the pandemic are still in place, especially for patients with Medicare, Medicare Advantage, Medicaid, and Medicaid Managed Care.
A strong recommendation from a health care provider is a key factor in whether a patient will be vaccinated against COVID-19. All care team members can help build vaccine confidence.
For questions about any of these tasks, contact your NYC REACH specialist or email firstname.lastname@example.org.