First Steps Prenatal Care is taking extra precautions to provide the safest environment possible during the ongoing international outbreak of coronavirus.
First Steps Prenatal Care is pleased to announce there will be some essential services available for OB/GYN patients at our Cathedral City, California location. Patients are asked to book ahead for all in-office visits, prior to arrival. We will be accepting limited in-person office visits.
Please note only patients may enter the clinic for appointments (family members or other support persons may wait in their vehicles). You Must Wear A Face Mask to your appointment. To Schedule In-Person Office Visit Call 760-770-0210.
As a reminder, during this time of social distancing, we have a reduced volume of in-person visits and encourage our patients to take advantage of our telemedicine services as an alternative.
First Steps Prenatal Care’s telemedicine platform enables patients access to our staff using the convenience of the telephone and/or secure video technology. Virtual Visits are also available for the non-emergency evaluation of medical concerns. Book a Virtual Visit today at 760-770-0210.
If you are scheduled for a visit and are experiencing any symptoms or have any known exposure to COVID-19, PLEASE CALL US TO RESCHEDULE YOUR APPOINTMENT @ 760-770-0210. Our clinical staff will help you make the best decision about the next steps to take.
For more information regarding COVID-19 symptoms. CLICK TO GO TO CDC WEBSITE.
We are greatly appreciative of the flexibility and understanding of our community during this complicated time.
Tips for Everyone
There are a number of things you can do to help protect yourself and others. Please follow these tips from the California Department of Health and Human Services:
Wash hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds at a time.
Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands.
Avoid close contact with people who are ill.
Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when you cough or sneeze.
Do not reuse tissue after coughing, sneezing or blowing your nose.
Clean and disinfect surfaces that are frequently touched
2-1-1 is now a resource for people to call for assistance related to the COVID-19 coronavirus.
Riverside County 2-1-1 is an information and referral service that families and individuals can call to obtain free and confidential information on health and human services resources within their community. Riverside County 2-1-1 operates 24 hours a day, seven days a week, 365 days a year and resources are available in most languages.