We’d like to update you on how Sphinx Home Health is responding to and working through preparedness plans as the Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) outbreak evolves. We are monitoring the situation daily, and the health and safety of our employees and clients is our top priority. Sphinx HHC’s comprehensive Infection Prevention Program provides the highest standards of infection prevention practices as recommended by The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). While we know the uncertainty and dynamics of COVID-19 will pose many challenges, we will strive to ensure minimal interruption to the client care we provide and our ability to continue to meet your members’ needs and accept new patients.

A message to our referral sources, payors, and partners

CMS has issued new waivers and flexibilities for easing burden and helping providers care for Americans. Read the Home Health provider-specific fact sheet

COVID-19 Testing
We’re working with QUEST diagnostics to test any patient who needs to be tested and can’t leave his/her home. Our RNs are ready and equipped with the necessary test kits and equipment to test if patient is positive, AND also can test for the antibodies to show if patient was previously infected with the COVID-19 virus. Here’s more info on Molecular and Serology Testing Information  &  Tests Used to Help Diagnose Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)