Covid Policy and Procedures
Updated Jan 2022 

Assistance for Life (AFL) Driving Fitness Program is dedicated to the safety of our clients & employees.

 To maximize safety, we will follow the guidelines listed below.

*All AFL employees have received the COVID-19 vaccination & booster shots*

Screening:

 

All employees, clients and family/caregivers will be screened for symptoms per CDC guideline:

  • Fever, cough, fatigue, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, headache, sore throat, muscle or body aches,

new loss of taste or smell, congestion or runny nose, diarrhea 

All employees, clients and family/caregivers are asked to report a close contact:

  • Per CDC:  This is someone who was less than 6 feet away from an infected person (lab-confirmed or a clinical diagnosis) for a cumulative total of 15 minutes or more over a 24-hour period

  • If a close contact in reported, all parties involved will discuss to determine the risk to proceed or re-schedule the evaluation

Personal Protective Equipment:

  • AFL employees will wear a mask in close contact (6ft) with client, family/caregiver

  • Masks are optional for clients, if the client is vaccinated 

  • Masks are encouraged for family/caregivers

Cleaning:

  • Surfaces (i.e. tables & countertops) will be disinfected with a bleach solution 

  • Frequently touched surfaces will be routinely cleaned, before and after each client

Equipment Cleaning:

  • Alcohol based wipes (at least 70% alcohol) will clean electronic equipment 

  • Kitchen items will be cleaned with soap and water and bleach as needed 

  • A new pen will be issued to participants or you can provide your own 

Protecting ourselves and our participants:

  • Wash hands often

  • Will maintain a social distance of 6 ft as able. There are aspects of our evaluation that cannot be completed at a distance of 6ft, including strength testing, coordination testing and sensory testing 

  • There will be no more than 6 people (including participant and person accompanying participant) in the office at a time and there will only be 1 participant scheduled per day at this time  

  • Will clean frequently used surfaces routinely

For more information about the Driving Fitness Program

please contact us!

Tel: (910) 762.9242 Ext 2 • Email: Drive@AssistanceForLifeCMS.com