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If you're still experiencing lingering symptoms after recovering from COVID-19, we're here for you. With Care After COVID, we created an evaluation and recovery program designed to get you back to good health.
To learn more about the program, check out this quick video. And call 856-325-3200 to get started with an evaluation.
You're not alone. Recent studies suggest that up to 30% of recovered COVID patients are still experiencing lingering symptoms. But through this program, we'll connect you with specialists that can help you reclaim the life you had before COVID-19.
Understanding and treating COVID-19 long-hauler symptoms.
When it comes to long-haul COVID-19 symptoms, everyone's experience is different. Which is why, with our Care After COVID program, we tailor a treatment plan for you. Our team will home in on your specific conditions and create a path forward.
Our program is designed to support those experiencing:• Abdominal pain, diarrhea, and/or stomach issues
What is long-haul COVID?
Long-haul COVID is a condition where people continue to experience COVID-19 symptoms well after recovering from the virus. While research is still being conducted, symptoms appear to affect each person differently.
Am I eligible for Care After COVID?
Care After COVID was designed to treat people who are still experiencing lingering symptoms 30 days past the start of COVID symptoms. Currently, children under age 18 will be handled on a case-by-case basis.
Please note: You must physically be in the state of New Jersey at the time of your Care After COVID telehealth appointment(s).
What kind of treatment can I expect from this program?
Ultimately, it depends on the symptoms you're experiencing. During your evaluation, we'll home in on your conditions. From there, we'll build a team devoted to your recovery, pulling in Virtua specialists and experts when needed.
Will getting the COVID-19 vaccine help with my long-haul symptoms?
That's yet to be determined. Currently, people in the long-haul community have expressed relief after receiving the vaccine. Learn more about the COVID-19 vaccine.
If you're looking for a place to share, connect, and have meaningful conversations about your journey, we invite you to explore our support groups.
Join our Facebook support group for those recovering from COVID-19, a safe space to connect with your community.
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