COVID-19/CORONAVIRUS INFORMATION

Important OE Service Updates - AS OF 3/23/20

The health and safety of OE employees and the people that we are privileged to serve is our number one priority. Thank you for your support during this unprecedented time.

 
These actions are being implemented in an effort to protect the people we serve as well as our staff. The more we can limit interactions and potential exposures, the better chance we will have to protect our most vulnerable.


Day Programs (Daily Living Skills, Enriching Possibilities, Renewed Horizons, Trend, and QUEST)
Client services suspended
 
Respite
No new appointments accepted

 
Group Homes or Supported Living
OE will continue to serve existing clients in their home. 

No outings will take place.

OutSource Solutions
Client participation suspended
 
SecureShred
Client participation suspended
 
Simply Amazing Market - both locations closed
Client participation suspended
 
JobSource
Will follow community employer guidelines 

 

Transportation

Limited Medicare/Medicaid community transportation available. Call the centralized dispatch service, Southeastrans at 404-209-4000 to schedule a ride.


We are unable to estimate when these programs will re-open. Continue to monitor your e-mail and this webpage for updated information. 

 


Ongoing Precautionary Cleaning Measures OE Follows

Vehicles
•    Each vehicle used to transport clients disinfected after each route
 
Group Homes 
•    High touch points (counters, light switches, etc) disinfected twice a day
•    Durable medical equipment disinfected
•    Non-emergency trips to doctor’s offices will be postponed
 
Supported Living
•    High touch points (counters, light switches, etc) disinfected twice a day
•    Durable medical equipment disinfected
•    Groceries will be delivered
•    Non-emergency trips to doctor’s offices will be postponed
 
Respite
•    High touch points (counters, light switches, etc) are disinfected twice a day
•    Durable medical equipment disinfected
 
Day Services
•    High touch points (including tables and tablets) disinfected throughout the day

STAY INFORMED WITH STATE AND NATIONAL INFO BY CLICKING THESE LINKS.
CLICK HERE TO DOWNLOAD THE CDC INFO SHEET FOR DSPs.

Common signs of COVID-19 infection can include fever, cough, and shortness of breath.  In order to keep everyone safe, if a client of OE is experiencing any of those symptoms please keep them home and do not send them to a Day or Respite programs.  Please inform their Program Specialist or QIDP of these symptoms so we can also monitor those they have come in contact with. 

 

Standard recommendations to prevent infection spread include:

  • Wash hands with soap and water for at least 20 seconds

  • Avoid touching face

  • Cough, sneeze into shoulder or arm

  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces

  • Limit close contact with others as much as possible (e.g., shaking hands)

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