Toward Health is open during the COVID-19 lockdown.
We continue to offer osteopathic services through the COVID-19 crisis, call us 0117 911 1771 regarding any query.
Can I see an osteopath at Toward Health during the COVID-19 lockdown?
Yes, we are open and osteopathy is deemed a medical service so if you’ve been offered an appointment to see an osteopath you can leave your home during lockdown to attend the appointment.
Why is Toward Health open during COVID-19 lockdown when so many practitioners closed?
Osteopath, chiropractor & physiotherapist primary health care practitioners are allowed to remain open to treat patients or perform remote consultations during the COVID-19 lockdown. Many practitioners decided to close their practice due to their own personal situation.
We decided to keep Toward Health because our personal situation allows it, plus the closure of all private health care would redirect some patients to NHS services which cannot be ideal at present.
However, it is no business as usual, many steps are necessary before deciding whether to treat a patient in pain during the COVID-19 lockdown.
What changed at Toward Health since the COVID-19 lockdown?
Since lockdown, for each patient a practitioner must exert their professional judgement to decide whether to offer treatment or delay care.
At toward Health, we developped a straight forward protocol to triage patients over the phone and implement our COVID-19 infection control plan.
How do I know if I fit the criteria to receive treatment at Toward Health during the COVID-19 lockdown?
The decision is on many complex factors such as diagnosis, pain, current household, age, mental health, history, medical history.
If your practitioner chooses to delay the treatment you will be offered a free phone consultation and advice prescription.
Your osteopath will then book a time to re-evaluate the situation with you at a later date.
I have been given an appointment at Toward Health what should I do?
Your osteopath will give you all the necessary information to you over the phone, this information will also be attached to your confirmation email so you may refer back to it if needed.
What are Toward Health COVID-19 protocol?
Our protocol includes stringent patient triage, extensive hygiene measure, strict enforcement of social distancing, patients follow up, practitioner health check.
In doubt call us on 0117 911 1771 we will answer any question we can.
Osteopaths are experts at treating the human body and they use their knowledge and skills to provide a complete care package to guide you towards health.
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At Toward Health, we work with you to achieve your goal and make sure you get the care you need.
To date, we have helped hundreds of patents with their health. We are confident that you will find the help you need with us.
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If you are in pain in Bristol, our expert osteopaths are here to help.
Whether you are in pain, in need of advice, aim to improve in your favourite sport or want your body to run more smoothly our osteopaths are here to help and keep you well for as long as possible. At Toward Health we are dedicated to build an active partnership between patient and therapist.
To best treat our patients we first identify the root of the problem, using this knowledge we then design the most appropriate treatment plan for you. Our aim is to help you feel better as quickly as possible. We provide long lasting results with fast symptoms relief.
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