JOI Medical Massage
By Jon Stiffler PTA/Sports Center Manager
JOI Medical Massage during COVID-19
JOI Rehab is proud to announce that we will be relaunching the availability of medical massage at our San Marco, South, and Beach locations. Watch this VIDEO to learn about Medical Massage at JOI. Therefore, we want to assure patients that we are following all CDC guidelines. We want to ensure the safety of our workers and patients in all JOI facilities.
JOI Covid-19 Protocols
- New patients will be called prior to appointment and receive information from clinic staff. We will remind them of their appointment and giving them instructions to not come in if they feel ill. JOI will also inform them or mandatory mask policy. Also, current patients will continue to be educated on these guidelines by their Massage Therapist
- Staff members will perform temperature checks for all people entering the facility. Additionally, patients and staff that are able to proceed will follow normal COVID protocol.
- Waiting room chairs will be reduced and spread out to allow patients room to social distance.
- Shields have been installed at the front desk areas as a protection device.
- Thorough cleaning of all centers will be done daily by our cleaning company.
- Throughout care, massage patients will continue to be required to wear appropriate PPE at all times.
- PPE will continue to be used by all staff, and tables will be sterilized between patients. Previously used sheets will be replaced with clean sheets, and any equipment used will be sterilized between each use. Any commonly touched surfaces will be cleaned between each patient. These include door handles, pens, chair handles, etc.
- To decrease the risk of transmission with hands on treatment, Massage Therapists will ensure hands are washed and/or sanitized after touching each patient or non-sanitized surface. Also, patients can request that the massage therapist wear gloves.
- Massage rooms have HEPA Air Sanitizers to filter the air within the room.
- Finally, social distancing guidelines will be adhered to at all times except for patient treatment as needed.
Medical Massage Therapy
Medical massage therapy can offer extremely effective support to your healthcare regimen. Additionally, JOI’s medical massage therapists work with physical therapists in coordinating your care.
Finally, schedule your massage, please call the closest JOI Rehab clinic:
- San Marco: 904.858.7045
- South: 904.288.9491
- Beach: 904.247.3324