Latest Information on COVID-19 Precautions

The safety of our patients and staff has always been and remains our top priority.

Due to COVID-19 Safety Precautions, we are currently not offering visitation for family members.

As the world continues to navigate the challenges presented by COVID-19, we realize that some people may have questions about coming to the facility even as they seek to address pressing health issues. Please note that we have implemented extraordinary measures and additional protocols to help ensure a safe and clean environment for our patients, physicians, staff and community. We are actively monitoring and responding to all recommendations made by the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) and our local Health Authority.

Thank you for entrusting your care to us. When you or your loved ones need services, know that we are here … open, trusted and here to support you.

Individuals Experiencing COVID-19 Symptoms

If you develop a fever or cough or have difficulty breathing, or have had close contact with someone who has had a confirmed positive COVID-19 test result, please seek medical attention by calling your provider’s office or an Urgent Care Center.

If you need help deciding if you should seek medical care, access the CDC Coronavirus Self-Checker on the CDC COVID-19 Symptoms page by clicking on the Coronavirus Self-Checker button at the top of the page.

Facility Services and Programs

The facility is fully operational. We are monitoring for symptoms in patients and implementing isolation protocols, if needed.

Most community health education programs offered by the hospital in the near term have been canceled or postponed; please follow the facility on Facebook for updates.

Telehealth

For your convenience and safety, virtual visits via telehealth technology are available. Virtual visits allow you to speak with a healthcare provider using a phone, tablet or computer from the comfort of your own home.

Learn more about how to arrange a telehealth visit by visiting us here.

LIMITED VISITATION – Be an Advocate for Your Loved One’s Care

The following is in effect until further notice:

  • All in-person visitation has been suspended (with limited critical exceptions). We strongly encourage the use of electronic methods to stay connected with loved ones including telemedicine, zoom, and extended phone time.

Prevention

The CDC recommends individuals and families follow everyday preventive measures including:

  • Social distancing – avoiding crowds and crowded spaces, avoiding handshaking and hugging, deliberately staying at least six feet away from other people, and replacing in-person visits with remote check-ins using technology.
  • Cover coughs and sneezes with a tissue, then dispose of the tissue.
  • Wash hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds; especially after going to the bathroom, before eating, and after blowing your nose, coughing or sneezing.
  • If soap and water are not readily available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer with 60–95% alcohol.
  • Routinely clean frequently touched surfaces and objects.
  • Stay home and away from others when you are sick with any respiratory disease symptoms.

Additional Resources

Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC)

CDC Coronavirus Self-Checker

We Are Accepting Donations

We thank our local community for your generosity and your time. If you are interested in providing items (donated or hand-made) to our facility, please contact us.