Our commitment
to safety

Protocols, trainings and procedures to help maintain the health of our employees and customers 



NuVasive is committed to helping maintain the health of our employees and customers, while prioritizing business continuity. Because together, we are committed to advancing care and helping change the lives of patients around the globe.


What we are doing company-wide:

  • Closed campuses
  • Close contact tracing
  • Global travel restrictions
  • Compliant with hospital COVID-19 test requests
  • COVID-19 task force with daily meetings and reviews
  • Increased cleaning in work spaces and common areas
  • PPE and proper utilization training provided for required roles
  • Employee health protocols: Mandatory quarantine if feeling sick (72-hours symptom free and 10 days after illness began) or 14-day quarantine if any potential exposure to a COVID-19 case

Note: All employees must clear internal protocols if returning to work following quarantine


What we are doing for our customer-facing teams:

Mandatory trainings on OR and hospital protocols

  • Key steps in worker protection and infection control
  • Methods to prevent exposure in the workplace and prevent bringing home
  • Review of available NuVasive resources for COVID-19

Offering mental health trainings

  • Identifying the typical reactions to anxiety and high stress
  • Recognizing the negative implications of social isolation
  • Ways to support yourself during this time
  • Ideas to stay strong, active, neighborly and energetic

What we are doing for field operations:

  • Employees who are not required to interact with product and equipment are working from home
  • Employees handling product and equipment have staggered shifts to support social distancing
  • PPE is provided for personnel in contact with product and equipment
  • Implemented continuous monitoring to maintain compliance with both government and local hospital mandates

What we are doing for manufacturing and operations:

  • Face coverings required
  • Social distancing required
  • Reduced number of employees per shift to only those required for essential operations
  • Temperature checks required before entering work building for required employees and pre-cleared visitors
  • Altered common and working spaces to enable social distancing, including installed plexiglass between work stations

Want to know more?

For questions related to NuVasive safety, please contact [email protected]

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