COVID-19 Updates from Raleigh Orthopaedic

Raleigh Orthopaedic is actively monitoring the current COVID-19 outbreak and staying on top of updates and recommendations directed from the CDC and State of North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. The health and safety of our patients, employees and communities we serve remain our top priority.

Effective May 26, 2020: All locations are open! Thank you for your patience.

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Raleigh Orthopaedic would like to remind our clinic and therapy services patients and urgent care walk-ins of safety precautions to help protect the community from COVID-19. The CDC recommends wearing cloth face coverings in public settings.

It is mandatory to wear a mask or face covering at your next Raleigh Orthopaedic appointment.

Visitor Restrictions

In accordance with CDC guidelines, Raleigh Orthopaedic is following best practices to provide you and our employees with the safest environment possible to get the orthopaedic care you need.

  • Raleigh Orthopaedic will continue to pre-screen patients with a series of questions before an appointment is scheduled.
  • There will be a screening process upon arrival where a member of our team will check your temperature and ask you a few questions.
  • Patients will be limited to one individual guest during their office visit or physical therapy appointment. If you have already made plans to have more than one other person in attendance please call Raleigh Orthopaedic at (919) 781-5600 for approval.
  • No one with any symptoms of an illness, including those for COVID-19, will be allowed to visit any of our facilities.
  • No one who has had direct exposure to someone with a known infection of COVID-19 will be allowed to visit any of our facilities.

If you are showing any symptoms of illness, including COVID-19, please reschedule your appointment.

Safety Precautions

Raleigh Orthopaedic is following guidelines from the CDC and Governor Cooper:

  • Requiring employees to stay home if they are sick.
  • Screening all patients/visitors upon arrival.
  • Encouraging hand hygiene for employees, patients and visitors.
  • Frequently cleaning the facility and disinfecting high-touch surfaces.
  • Recommending patients/visitors all wear masks to their appointment.
  • Following CDC social distancing requirements.

As a reminder, Raleigh Orthopaedic Urgent Care locations are for patients who need urgent or acute orthopaedic care such as recent fractures, traumas and patients with rapidly deteriorating symptoms. Our urgent care locations do not specialize in cold and flu symptoms and you should contact your primary health care provider.

Raleigh Orthopaedic has been part of the Wake County community for more than 100 years, and we are grateful for the understanding of our patients and for our hospital partners who are on the front lines of this global pandemic.