Hanger Monitoring COVID-19

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Hanger, Austin, Texas, is continuing to monitor the evolving COVID-19 situation, specifically, guidance and updates from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) and World Health Organization (WHO), which will help it develop and implement plans and actions at its clinics nationwide to provide a safe and healthy environment.

Presently, Hanger Clinic locations generally remain open for essential care, and the company is committed to continuing to meet their patients' needs, whether through essential, in-person appointments when those are deemed necessary, or through remote care options. Hanger is closely following social distancing mandates by state and local governments and complying with all guidance.

The company says its top priority remains protecting the health and safety of its patients and employees by taking proactive measures including:

Additionally, Hanger officials are asking patients customarily accompanied by caregivers during appointments to limit companions to one support person, if the patient and their clinical team determine it is essential for them to come to the clinic in-person for their appointment.

Hanger has also requested that its supplier partners limit visits to its clinics to only those that are essential and requested by their clinicians, and that all sales calls and technical support functions be conducted virtually via phone or video conference.