As Ontario begins to reopen and restart more businesses, RMTs are now able to gradually resume providing massage therapy treatments. As someone who has accessed massage therapy treatments in the past and hopes to access them in the future, you may be wondering what you can expect from a massage therapy treatment in the midst of a pandemic. We hope that this guideline will help you feel safer and more confident as you access massage therapy care during this unprecedented time.
As always, if you have any questions or concerns, the best thing to do is to contact your massage therapist directly - we recommend emailing us at firstname.lastname@example.org. Please refrain from phoning us as we may not be able to answer the phone between appointments.
There will be some changes to the way appointments are scheduled and some new procedures for arriving to your appointment to keep you safe.
Before you arrive for a massage therapy appointment:
Once you arrive at your massage therapy treatment, things might look a little different, and you may be asked to behave a little differently than you would have in the past.
When you arrive at your massage therapy appointment you will:
While the treatment will remain as normal as possible, there will be a couple of changes.
There are a lot of things that RMTs will be doing behind the scenes to keep their patients safe. This includes:
After your appointment and as you go to pay and leave the clinic, things might be a little different as well.
Although the treatment environment and the procedures you are expected to follow might be a little different, what remains the same is RMTs’ commitment to the health and safety of their patients. During this unprecedented time, RMTs are working hard to ensure they can provide you with the health care you need as safely as possible.