COVID-19 Recovery in Westborough, MA
As the duration and complexities of Coronavirus continue to evolve, so do the recommendations for recovery from COVID-19. At Spaulding Outpatient Center Westborough, MA, our professional staff of medical professionals continue to address "what helps covid recovery" and adjust their treatment to meet the needs of every patient who has entrusted their care with us.
Who is eligible for COVID-19 care?
Spaulding Outpatient Center Westborough welcomes any patient who has received a positive diagnosis for Coronavirus and continues to experience symptoms weeks after the initial recovery time.
What long-term COVID-19 symptoms do we address?
Individuals who continue to experience symptoms related to a positive diagnosis of COVID-19, are welcome to receive additional treatment that addresses the long-term effects of the virus. Symptoms that extend beyond one to two weeks after initial diagnosis and treatment will be addressed at Spaulding Outpatient Center in Westborough by our physician-led team of medical professionals. These symptoms may include:
- Shortness of breath
- Difficulty with concentration
- Sleep related anomalies
- Chest pain
- Elevated heart rate
- Persistent cough
- Unexplained hair loss
- Joint & muscle pain
- Loss of smell or taste
Our Care and Services
Spaulding Outpatient Center in Westborough, MA is committed to providing a unified approach to addressing the long-term symptoms related to COVID-19. Our center's team of medical health professionals includes physiatrists, physical therapists, occupational therapists, speech language pathologists, and case managers.
- Physiatrists assess the psychological, neurological, musculoskeletal, and cognitive needs of the patient.
- Occupational therapists are available to assist patients who are finding difficulties in common living activities.
- Speech language pathologists are available to assist with cognitive impairments.
- Translation services are available when needed.
- Virtual visits and home-based outpatient rehabilitation services are also available.
For more information on Spaulding's Rehabilitation Program, please contact our Medical Clinic at 617.952.6220. In addition, if you suffer from mental or emotional changes related to the effects of COVID-19, you are not alone and there is help. Please visit the National Alliance on Mental Illness's COVID-19 Resource Page.