USME is committed to providing the same high-quality
services and customer service to our hospital partners during the COVID-19/Coronavirus
Outbreak. As a true partner, USME has implemented the following additional
preventative measures and procedures to protect our hospital partners’ patients
remains open 24/7, 365 days a year for medical equipment rentals, with a
continued effort to deliver rental equipment within 2-hours (plus drive time)
within our service area.
Biomedical Repair Depot has been open daily to service, repair, clean, and
perform preventative maintenance for our hospital partners equipment.
USME employees are required to wear masks and gloves when entering any
hospital/medical facility for equipment delivery or pick-up.
possible, USME is requesting that hospitals/medical facilities allow USME
employees to pick-up and deliver equipment at the dock to minimize exposure to both
picking up equipment from hospitals/medical facilities, USME employees are instructed
to wipe down equipment with approved alcohol wipes before loading equipment in
the vehicle, and again before entry to a USME location.
Business Development Representatives have been communicating with our hospital
partners via phone, email, and video chat in order to follow social distancing
guidelines and hospital partner procedures.
instituted a self-temperature check upon entry at USME locations. Employees who
exhibit a fever must return home and contact their supervisor immediately.
working in a department where social distancing is difficult, all USME
employees are required to wear protective masks and wipe down their work
protect our USME families, USME has distributed detailed instructions to all
employees on how to protect their families upon returning home after a shift.
has allowed all non-essential employees (Human Resources, Accounting,
Marketing, etc.) to work from home in order minimize risk to essential workers
stands in unity with our hospital partners to help them deliver the highest
quality care to their patients during this difficult time.