Embracing the "New Normal" of Healthcare and Wellness at Aegle Wellness Center

Background Information on COVID-19

COVID-19 is an infectious disease caused by the most recently discovered coronavirus. The coronavirus pandemic has compelled businesses worldwide to adjust their operating practices for the safety of their clients, customers, and staff.
 

For more information on COVID-19, please visit the official site of the World Health Organization at www.who.int and the Department of Health at www.doh.gov.ph

Our Commitment to Your Health and Safety

As we navigate through the new normal, Aegle Wellness Center remains committed to maintaining the highest standards of medical treatments and wellness services for safe and worry-free visits to our centers. 

 

Here are the steps that we're implementing as part of our commitment to keeping Aegle Wellness Center 100% free of COVID-19: 

Aegle Wellness Center - Makati

  • Continuous monitoring of the guidelines of Philippine and global public health authorities (including the World Health Organization) for health and safety protocols

  • Implementation of an online screening assessment prior to the appointment date 

  • Mandatory temperature check, hand sanitization, and use of disinfecting footbath upon entry to the building

  • Compulsory wearing of face masks by all staff and clients within the building complex, and wearing of disposable gloves and face shields by our front-line staff. We use 95% disposable materials which are properly disposed of according to the guidelines set by the Department of Environment and Natural Resources (DENR) and the Environmental Practitioners Association (EPA).

  • Provision of hand sanitizers at the Front Desk and at the center’s key areas 

  • Enforcement of physical distancing in elevators and common areas 

  • Increased frequency of sanitation of all public areas and surfaces (every two hours)

  • Consistently misting the center’s premises three times a day—morning, afternoon, and evening—meeting international standards for the disinfecting solution by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) 

  • UV treatment of all rooms prior to any appointment to ensure the elimination of harmful pathogens on room surfaces 

  • Increased frequency of disinfection of all high-touch areas 

Our front-line staff, equipped with the necessary personal protective equipment, will be pleased to greet and assist you upon your arrival at our center in Makati.

We are taking comprehensive measures to make sure our center remains COVID-free.

Aegle Wellness Center - Balesin

All safety protocols done at our center in Makati shall also be implemented at our Balesin site with the following additional measures:
 

  • Screening of all guests for COVID-19 risks by having them complete travel and health questionnaires and undergo the Rapid Diagnostic Testing for COVID-19 prior to their flight to the island

  • Use of disinfecting footbath upon entry to the center

  • For our thalassotherapy pools, we shall continue to limit the number of people using them at a time. A maximum of four people shall be allowed for the hydromassage pools, while two people shall be allowed for the therapeutic pools.

  • Within two weeks after departure from Balesin, members and guests must agree to provide any requested information related to the coronavirus, should they happen to develop symptoms after their visit to Aegle - Balesin

Rest easy knowing every room is sanitized with state-of-the-art UV equipment and
cleaned by our meticulous housekeeping team

As we look forward to better days, take comfort in the fact that Aegle Wellness Center will continue to maintain the highest standards of cleanliness and sanitation to remain COVID-free.

Health and Safety Guidelines Under the New Normal

Clients at Aegle - Balesin are encouraged to observe the following health and safety practices during their visit:

  • Maintain a safe distance of two meters (six feet) between yourself and others.  

  • Wear a face mask in the common areas at all times.  

  • Properly dispose of used face masks and other personal protective equipment in the trash bins.

  • Practice proper handwashing, hygiene, and respiratory etiquette.  

  • Minimize touching of public surfaces.  

  • Avoid sharing food or belongings with other guests.

PROPER HANDWASHING

  • Wet hands with water and apply soap

  • Lather your hands by rubbing them together with soap, palm-to-palm and between your fingers

  • Lather the backs of your hands

  • Rub fingertips of each hand on your opposite palm

  • Rub each thumb clasped in your opposite hand

  • Rub both palms with your fingers, then rinse thoroughly with running water

  • Dry hands with a paper towel

  • Use the paper towel when opening the door  

  • Dispose of the paper towel properly

PERSONAL HYGIENE AND ETIQUETTE

  •  Cover your mouth and nose with a tissue when coughing or sneezing.

  •  Use the nearest closed trash bin to properly dispose of the tissue after use.

  •  Perform hand hygiene (e.g., hand washing with soap and water, alcohol-based hand rub, or antiseptic handwash) before and after eating food, after using the bathroom, blowing your nose, coughing, sneezing, and touching contaminated objects.

Source: 

https://www.cdc.gov/flu/professionals/infectioncontrol/resphygiene.htm

https://www.cdc.gov/healthywater/hygiene/etiquette/coughing_sneezing.html

https://www.doh.gov.ph/covid-19/infographics/tamang-pag-ubo

https://www.cdc.gov/handwashing/when-how-handwashing.html

GUIDELINES ON WEARING MASKS

  • Before putting on a mask, properly clean hands with alcohol-based hand rub or soap and water.

  • Cover your mouth and nose with the mask and make sure there are no gaps between your face and the mask, ensuring it’s snug on the contours of your nose and cheeks, and under your chin.

  • Avoid touching the mask while using it; if you do, clean your hands with alcohol-based hand rub or soap and water.

  • Replace the mask with a new one as soon as it is damp, and do not reuse single-use masks.

  • Remove the mask by the loops, ties, or bands only (do not touch the front of the mask); and discard immediately in a closed bin.

  • Clean hands with alcohol-based hand rub or soap and water.

Source:

https://www.who.int/emergencies/diseases/novel-coronavirus-2019/advice-for-public/when-and-how-to-use-masks

PHYSICAL DISTANCING GUIDELINES
Always maintain a safe distance of at least two meters (six feet) between yourself and others.

Travel Advisories for Aegle - Balesin clients

For clients who have recently traveled to areas affected by COVID-19, you will be allowed to proceed with your flight if:

  • The result of your Rapid Diagnostic Test is negative 
  • The physician present during the testing gives his or her approval.


Please visit the World Health Organization for the complete list of countries affected by COVID-19 and the Department of Health for the full list of local communities with high cases of COVID-19.

Emergency Hotlines

Health and Safety Authorities

Contact Numbers

Aegle-Makati

Aegle Wellness Center 

+63 949 889 6237

Department of Health

(02) 8651 7800

Department of Health (Call Center)

(02) 8651 7800

local 5003-5004

Department of Health COVID-19 Hotline

Makati COVID-19 Hotline

1555

(02) 8942 6843

(02) 8236 5790

Makati COVID-19 Hotline

(02) 8895 8243

(02) 8899 8928

(02) 8896 2828

Aegle-Balesin

Health and Safety Authorities

Aegle Wellness Center

Clubhouse Concierge

Clinic

Contact Numbers

+63 998 582 3962

+63 908 887 4787

+63 917 548 3476

BALESIN ISLAND CLUB

Polillo, Quezon, Philippines

ALPHALAND MAKATI PLACE

6/F, 7232 Ayala Avenue Ext., Makati City, Philippines

info@aeglewellnesscenter.com

+63 949 889 6237

+63 917 821 9795

+63.2.8737.0077

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