Keeping Our Community Safe During COVID-19
Safe Places, Trusted Care
Autism & Behavioral Spectrum has a long-standing commitment to the health care needs of our communities. Your safety is our highest priority. During this global COVID-19 pandemic, our commitment to giving you a safe, reliable place to receive care is even more important to us.
How We’re Keeping Patients Safe During the COVID-19 Recovery
Guided by multiple internationally respected infection prevention experts at the CISA (The Cybersecurity and Infrastructure Security Agency), Autisms speaks, Behavioral Health Center of Excellence (BHCOE), The Missouri Department of Economic Development along with the recommendations from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), we have taken a number of steps in addition to our standard rigorous infection control measures to ensure our facilities remain safe places for clients to confidently receive care.
ABA is an Essential Service
Each state is issuing their own guidance regarding which services are considered essential. In Missouri, the Governor has listed the following as essential services:
therapeutic technicians and technologists
clinics, home health care, hospices
behavioral health workers
ABA is included in the “Essential Health Benefits” package and required to be covered in Missouri
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Autism & Behavioral Spectrums safety precautions are guided by experts in the field of infectious diseases, infection prevention, public health and quality improvement. These experts monitor the latest recommendations from state and national organizations, including the Missouri Department of Health and Human Services, U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and the World Health Organization (WHO), and adapt our processes to meet best practices that limit exposure and prevent the spread of disease meanwhile providing suitable essential Behavioral Health Therapy. We request your participation, cooperation and patience during this pandemic. Together we can keep our community safe!