COVID-19

At BSA Hospice of the Southwest, ensuring patients are cared for in a safe and healthy environment for end-of-life care is of the upmost importance to us. It is our goal to provide the best care possible during this difficult time of COVID-19 with Love, Comfort, and Respect.

 

BSA Hospice of the Southwest is doing a number of things to help keep you safe.  These include:

  • Adherence to CDC recommendations, the Texas Governors orders, and HHSC and the City of Amarillo regulations regarding COVID-19

  • Following facility rules regarding hospice visits

  • Ensuring the health of our employees by monitoring them daily

  • Calling home patients before visits to ask about contact or diagnosed COVID-19

  • Maintaining a supply of PPE (personal protective equipment) as recommended/available

  • Continued training on COVID-19 and infection control, including hand-washing

  • Providing education to patients and their families in hospice care

 

There are things that you can do to keep everyone safe as well, including:

  • Contact BSA Hospice of the Southwest with any concerns/questions including:

    • travel outside the country and/or outside of the local area

    • contact with someone suspected of or diagnosed with COVID-19

    • having a cough, fever, or respiratory difficulties

  • Avoid travel of any kind

  • Wash your hands often

  • Cough into your elbow or a tissue, then throw the tissue away immediately

  • Avoid contact with high-touch surfaces in public places

  • Avoid touching your face, nose, eyes

  • Clean and disinfect your home

  • Avoid crowds

 

For the Inpatient Unit (IPU) rules and Regulations please see this handout and map.

Thank you for choosing BSA Hospice of the Southwest for your care.

CONTACT US

BSA Hospice of the Southwest

Administrative Office
5211 SW 9th, Ste. 100
Amarillo, TX  79106


806.356.0026

866.654.2941 Toll-Free

Inpatient Unit - Bivins Pointe

6600 Killgore Dr.

Amarillo, TX 79106

SERVICE AREA

Serving Amarillo and surrounding counties across the Texas Panhandle.

BSA Hospice of the Southwest is locally owned and operated.

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