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West Texas Centers & COVID-19 Prevention

The health and safety of our clients and staff is very important. We are closely following local, state and federal COVID-19 guidelines. These steps help keep our community safe. Our leadership meets daily to prepare for how COVID-19 affects your care. At this time, all West Texas Centers mental health clinics will remain open.

What is West Texas Centers doing to protect the health of its clients? 

  • West Texas Centers is disinfecting common areas and client care areas after every client we see. We use disinfectants approved to kill coronavirus. 
  • West Texas Centers staff are following proper handwashing rules. At a minimum, we wash our hands before and after seeing each client.
  • West Texas Centers is promoting healthy habits to staff and clients.
  • West Texas Centers is making sure staff who work with clients are healthy.

 
What are the symptoms of COVID-19?
Patients with the infection have had mild to severe respiratory illness. The symptoms include:

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath


How do I prevent and avoid COVID-19?

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds. If there is no soap and water, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, and mouth with unwashed hands 
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick 
  • Stay home when you are sick 
  • Cover your cough with the inside of your elbow, not your hand. You can also use a tissue to cover your cough or sneeze, then throw the tissue in the trash
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces. This could be your telephone, doorknobs or light switches.