DePuy Synthes

Healthcare Professional Toolkit: COVID-19 Patient Resources

As COVID-19 has created an unsettling time around the globe, one of our biggest challenges is understanding the path forward as elective orthopaedic and spine surgeries resume. We are pleased to provide a toolkit to help you communicate with your patients as they navigate potential concerns related to elective surgery. The toolkit contains a number of resources that you and your patients may find helpful as you consider their surgical options.

Download the complete toolkit below, or keep scrolling to view the individual resources.

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Message from DePuy Synthes Leadership​

We recognize that COVID-19 has created an unsettling time around the globe. For healthcare workers and patients, one of the biggest challenges is understanding the path forward as elective surgeries resume.

Returning To Clinical Practice Amid COVID-19: How Healthcare Professionals and Health Systems Can Address Patient Concerns

Johnson & Johnson Medical Devices Companies conducted market research that confirmed patients around the globe have considerable concerns about COVID-19, which has impacted behaviors like going to the doctor or having elective surgery.

Read key findings from this research.

Returning To Clinical Practice Amid COVID-19

Patient-Provider Discussion Resources​

Patient-Provider Discussion Guide: Considerations for Surgery During COVID-19

American College of Surgeons Patient-Surgeon Discussion Guide: Preparing to have surgery during the time of COVID-19

Undergoing Surgery During COVID-19: 10 Things to Discuss with Your Provider

Press Release Resources

Instructions for the Press Release Template

Press Release Template for COVID-19

​Reference Checklist for Facilities​

Reconnect & Return to Care: Reference Checklist for Facilities

​Social Media Resources​

Social Media 101: Educating An Audience Through Social Media

Sample Social Media Posts for Patient Education

Telehealth Resources​

Telehealth 101: Guide for Patients

Telehealth 101: Guide for Providers

Telehealth Reimbursement Guide for Providers​

List of Telehealth Resources for Providers​

Resources in Spanish

Guía de temas para el paciente-proveedor: Consideraciones para la cirugía durante la pandemia de COVID-19

Patient-Provider Discussion Guide: Considerations for Surgery During COVID-19

Reconectar y regresar a la asistencia: Guía de recursos para un retorno exitoso al trabajo

Reconnect & Return to Care Checklist

Redes sociales 101: Educar a la audiencia a través de las redes sociales

Social Media 101: Educating An Audience Through Social Media

Additional resources in Spanish coming soon

​J&J Institute COVID-19 Community Hub​

The J&J Institute is “here for you” during this global healthcare challenge as a long-standing and trusted educator committed to meeting and evolving needs of those on the frontlines of care.​

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ADDITIONAL RESOURCES​

COVID-19 Patient Website

DePuy Synthes COVID-19 Patient Resource Website​

As a leader in the healthcare space, DePuy Synthes – together with the Johnson & Johnson Family of Companies – is committed to assisting patients in their efforts to seek and access healthcare in a meaningful way.

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About DePuy Synthes

Working together, we can deliver innovative solutions to today's healthcare challenges to advance patient care and deliver clinical and economic value to healthcare systems throughout the world.

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My Health Can’t Wait​

A public information effort and resource hub aimed to inspire people to prioritize their health and reach out to their healthcare professionals about deferred care.

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Road to a Vaccine

Lisa Ling interviews scientists, global health leaders and other experts on the COVID-19 front lines to reveal the latest medical advances and collaborations to create a coronavirus vaccine—and hopefully a return to a world without the pandemic.