Welcome to LiveWell Family Chiropractic Skip to content IMPORTANT COVID-19 ANNOUNCEMENT

To Our Valued Patients,

woman holding family cutout of paperIt is under the recommendation of the Alberta College and Association of Chiropractors that effective Monday, March 23, 2020, all chiropractic services be suspended except those limited to emergent care.

If you have an appointment scheduled, please read the following to ensure your situation meets the requirements for us to proceed with your appointment. If you do not require emergent care (as defined below), please call us at 780.705.3556 and we will reschedule your appointment for a later date. If you are unsure if you qualify for care please call us to assist with confirming your condition.

Emergent care is defined as:

- The patient is in an *acute** condition where they would be severely physically limited from *basic daily activities*** without chiropractic care. An example may include pain that limits your ability to sit/stand/move.


- The patient is in a sub-acute* condition that if left untreated would be vulnerable to an acute flare-up that could leave them severely physically limited from basic daily activities**. An example may be recognizing you are going to have a migraine which will limit your ability to perform basic daily activities.

**Acute* - meaning a severe or sudden onset.
*** Basic Daily Activities *- Activities of daily living (ADLs) are routine activities people do every day without assistance. There are six basic ADLs: eating, bathing, getting dressed, toileting, transferring, and continence.

We will continue to serve emergent cases unless directed to do otherwise granted you clear pre-screening measures and do not present with any of the concerned symptoms of COVID19. If you are unsure of your COVID19 symptoms please utilize this tool for direction on how to proceed

We want to thank our patients and our team for complying with hourly changes required to maintain an operational status. We have implemented cleaning protocols which have been approved by Alberta Health Services.

Disinfecting areas of high contamination zones began in early March 2020 and extra measures were implemented as per Alberta Health Services and the Alberta College of Chiropractors advisement on March 13, 2020.

We have and continue to;

- Screen patients for symptoms of Covid-19 prior to arrival in the office
- Request patients to wash hands when they arrive in the office
- Maintain a facility appropriate with social distancing recommendations
- Disinfect treatment areas
- Use hand sanitizer and/or washing hands prior to providing care to our

Our hours of operation may change over the course of the next undetermined amount of time. We thank you in advance for your patience as we adapt to the changing demands.

We want to assure you, we have done everything in our ability to provide care and keep our facility operating in a healthy and safe environment over the past weeks in the midst of the COVID19 pandemic. We will endure this pandemic and recover as a community together.

Yours in Health,

Dr. Kris and The LiveWell Team