Palmetto Southern Comfort is monitoring the circumstances surrounding COVID-19 under the direction and guidelines of the CDC, SCDHHS and SCDHEC. We have outlined our plans to ensure essential health services that prioritize safety and the well-being of our clients and direct support professionals during this time of social distancing and self quarantine.
In response to the COVID-19 our direct support professionals have received;
CDC (Centers for Disease Control) training on workplace safety
OSHA (Occupational Safety & Health Administration) training on environmental & workplace safety
SCDHEC (South Carolin Department of Health & Environmental Control) training on transmission & prevention
Infection Control Kit for each home
Proper Hand Hygiene & PPE
Isolation vs Self-Quarantine
We will continue to keep our direct support professionals updated on infection control practices and SCDHHS & SCDHEC guidelines for providing care.
For more information and educational materials on COVID-19 visit the following sites;