Infection Control

Find out how our Environmental Services staff keeps everyone safe at Roswell Park.
Wearing a mask helps people who may be infected with COVID-19 but not showing symptoms from unknowingly spreading the infection to someone else.
Medical experts urge you not to wear medical gloves out in the community. Why?
With an aggressive, unseen enemy all around us, today we rely more than ever on the expert advice of our infectious disease specialists at Roswell Park.

The respiratory virus COVID-19 originated in Wuhan, China, and has spread to more than 100 countries around the world, including the U.S. Rates are rapidly increasing in other European countries, and more recently in the U.S.

Your care team should be working with you to ensure successful outcomes during treatment. However, it’s important for you to be an active member of your care plan and fully understand your diagnosis and options.