The Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute Physician Offices Remain Open from 8am to 1pm Monday through Friday during the COVID 19 Crisis. The JOI Physicians have taken extra precautions during this crisis. We are screening all patients over the phone and when they enter our MD clinics. Our employees always use the universal precautions when it involves safe patient care. We continue to clean all of our rooms and commonly touched surfaces. We have spread out our chairs in the waiting rooms to decrease exposure in our centers.
JOI MD’s Now Offer Telehealth for New Patients and Existing Patients
JOI Physicians can now offer Telemedicine Services to New Patients and existing patients from the comfort of their own homes. If you feel that it is best to stay in your own home, JOI can still provide orthopaedic services in your own home. Through the download of the free Zoom app on the your phone, tablet or laptop, out MD’s can evaluate you and provide care by these telehealth services. To schedule a new patient or follow up patient appointment with your MD, please call 904-JOI-2000.
Acute Fracture or Injury ASAP Appointments
We know that you can still get hurt during this crisis. We want to make sure that you can still get an appointment for a possible fracture or other injuries at JOI. Our physicians have improved the ability to get you in for an appointment quickly. All of our MD’s have opened ASAP appointments for fractures and other acute injuries. All you have to do is call 904-JOI-2000.
The Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute wants to make sure that if you need us, we are here for you in many different ways in this crisis. We hope that together we can all make it safely through this crisis.
All of the 12 JOI Rehab Offices in the North Florida Region remain open. The JOI Rehab Offices continue to provide a safe and clean environment in all of our centers. Our clinicians and staff have spread patient appointments out throughout the day to prevent less exposure. Our staff have also increased our cleaning efforts in the waiting room and treatment areas. All of our staff are currently wearing masks as well and appropriate personal protective equipment.
Telehealth for Physical Therapy
All of the JOI Rehab Physical Therapists and Occupational Therapists now offer Telemedicine services from the convenience of your own home. These visits are covered the same way as your regular visits in therapy. We can advance your program with the download of the free Zoom app. For more information about this service, talk to any clinician or just call the center of your choice. To learn more, go to: https://www.joionline.net/uncategorized/televisits-offer-future-of-medicine/
Physical Therapy Bridge Program
If you can’t make it to one of our JOI Rehab Centers, we can come to you. Find out more about a JOI Rehab clinician coming to your own home for therapy. We do offer a limited geographical areas based on our locations for this service.
We have offered these services because we want you to know that we are still here for you during this crisis. Physical and Occupational Therapy is important to your outcome. We want to keep you active during this stay at home order. Give us a call, 904-858-7045 or call any of the 12 area JOI Rehab Centers.
Televisits offer a glimpse of the future of medicine in situations where medical professionals or health providers may not be able to provide care in person. Televisits are an alternative to in person interventions from healthcare providers. Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute is a provider offering virtual visits during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Learn more from the recent News4Jax story regarding televisits here.
Did you know that we can also ship braces and other DME supplies right to your home? Contact us at 904-858-7045.
Congratulations to Bishop Kenny Girls Basketball on a great season in 2019. The girls basketball team was the runner up in the Florida State Championship game in Lakeland. The team really pulled together late in the season to make an amazing run in the playoffs.
JOI and JOI Rehab are the Official Sports Medicine Providers for Bishop Kenny High School.
The Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute now offers online scheduling for New Patients for all of our physicians. JOI is the first orthopaedic group in North Florida to offer this feature. To learn more about online scheduling you can read this article: https://www.joionline.net/library/show/online-scheduling-is-now-available/ or simply go to JOI.net and schedule. Online scheduling can be done during normal business hours or whenever is convenient for our patients. Often, injuries occur at night or on the weekends. There is no need to wait until Monday morning. Just go to our website and find an MD and a time which works for your busy schedule. You can access this online schedule from your desktop, laptop and cell phone. Give it a try!
Of course you can still use the JOI Call Center at JOI-2000 or you can still request an appointment by using the contact us button on the website and we will call you back. We want to make it easy to see one of our orthopaedic specialists.
If still want to call to schedule an appointment, please call JOI-2000 or if you want to request someone to call you back, go to: https://www.joionline.net/contact-us/ . We now have 3 different ways for you to access our JOI Physicians.
Dr. Snyder will be speaking at the In The Game banquet on February 1st. He will be the keynote speaker speaking to the top athletes in the area and their parents about what it takes to be successful outside of sports.
The JOI Baseball Clinic is a FREE Baseball Clinic for all baseball players ages 6-14 years old. The clinic will be held at Bishop Kenny High School on Saturday January 18th, 2020 from 7:30 am – 10:00 am. Participants will perform baseball skill activities and be educated in arm care by JOI Sports Medicine Staff. JOI’s experienced Orthopedic Physicians will speak to parents about baseball injuries and provide an opportunity for the parents to ask questions regarding baseball injuries. Registration is now open! Register Here!
Jacksonville Orthopaedic Institute will again provide screening for this year’s charity event at The Sulzbacher Center, our local homeless shelter, for which Our Hearts to Your Soles Foundation provides footwear and JOI physicians, JOI staff and families provide support.
This will be our eleventh year participating in this national collaborative effort to help relieve the foot problems experienced by our region’s less fortunate.