Four steps to a safer campus
To ensure the safety of all members of the EVMS community, all visitors must be symptom free and follow EVMS safety protocols as follows.
Any visitor with any of the following symptoms will not be admitted to EVMS facilities:
- Fever (subjective or objective) ≥ 100.0 F
- Signs/symptoms of a lower respiratory illness (cough or shortness of breath)
- Loss of sense of taste or smell
- Sore throat
- Other symptoms such as muscle aches, nausea, vomiting, diarrhea, abdominal pain, headache, runny nose, fatigue
All visitors will be asked to certify their health status upon arrival and must self-monitor their health for the symptoms listed above each day while visiting the EVMS campus.
A minimum of 6 feet of distance must be maintained between individuals.
Face Masks/ PPE
Face masks are required to be worn in all common areas at all times, including in classrooms, lecture halls, conference rooms, labs, hallways, elevators, restrooms and building entryways.
Anyone refusing to wear a mask will not be admitted to EVMS facilities.
Gloves, eye protection or other PPE must be worn as directed by the department you are visiting.
For masking to be successful, it must be accompanied by hand hygiene, which includes frequent handwashing or use of alcohol-based hand sanitizer.