News Updates about Reopening
April 30th 2020
Under the Governor’s Executive Order 20-112 which takes effect Monday, May 4, 2020 at 12:01 a.m., medical services, including elective procedures, surgical centers, office surgery centers, dental offices, orthodontic offices, endodontic office and other health care practitioners' offices may fully re-open.
Chapter 480 covering Massage Practice is included in the definition of “Health care practitioner” under Ch. 456, Florida Statutes to include any person licensed under chapter 457; chapter 458; chapter 459; chapter 460; chapter 461; chapter 462; chapter 463; chapter 464; chapter 465; chapter 466; chapter 467; part I, part II, part III, part V, part X, part XIII, or part XIV of chapter 468; chapter 478; chapter 480; part II or part III of chapter 483; chapter 484; chapter 486; chapter 490; or chapter 491.
In an honest effort to keep our clients safe and continue to be vigilant in fighting COVID-19 we will be adhering to some new guidelines.
1. We will be limiting the number of clientele per day, as well placing a 30 minute gap in between clients to provide enough time to thoroughly disinfected the rooms and office in between appointments. When making your appointment, please arrive no sooner than five minutes ahead of your scheduled appointment.
2. You will be asked to fill out a brief health screening prior to your appointment.
3. Your therapist will be wearing a face mask during your session. We encourage you , the client, to do the same.
4. Of course, at anytime, if you are feeling ill, have a temperature, sore throat and/or a cough please contact your therapist to reschedule your appointment.
This is an emerging, rapidly evolving situation. The CDC and State of Florida will continue to provide updated information and guidance through their websites.
You can visit and regularly monitor the Department's dedicated COVID-19 webpage at www.FloridaHealth.gov/COVID-19. This remains the best and most up-to-date resource for information and guidance regarding COVID-19 in Florida.
Thank you for your continued patience and adherence as we, as a community, move forward in this pandemic together. Together we can be safe. Together we can be healthy. Together we can be strong.
Rebeca Santos Therapeutic Massage