Stay-at-Home Order

Stay-at-home Order 

State-Wide Stay-at-Home Order Effective Now Governor Polis issued Executive Order 2020 017 which requires residents to stay in the homes across the entire state. It is effective now through April 10th. Exemptions have been outlined in Public Health Order 20-24 and do include health care clinics and walk in facilities for emergency procedures. This means your practice can continue to see patients to perform a procedure on a patient whose sight could be permanently damaged now, or within the next 3 months if left untreated for their condition.  Executive Order 2020 017 - Stay at Home
Permitted
  • Getting medical care for you, a family member or your pet 
  • Visiting a health care professional 
  • Getting medical supplies or medication 
  • Going to get groceries, food (via takeout, drive-thru, food banks/pantries) or other essential household items 
  • Getting supplies to work from home 
  • Picking up materials from your child's school needed for distance learning (tablet, books) 
  • Going outside for physical activity, as long as you stay at least 6 feet away from people who are not in your household and follow social distancing practices 
  • Going to work, ONLY if you provide essential products or services at an essential business (health care operations, infrastructure operations and maintenance, certain government functions) 
Not Permitted
  • In-person public or private gatherings of any size with people outside of your residence 
  • Traveling, except to get or provide essential services or medical care 
  • Carpooling with anyone outside of your residence 
Executive Order 2020 017 - Stay at Home