During this unprecedented time, South Central’s Emergency Department is taking a lead in the region in regard to screening and testing those who may have symptoms of the Coronavirus including:
- Fever of 100.4 or greater AND
- Respiratory symptoms which include
- Difficulty breathing
- Tightness in the chest
Older people, and people with chronic medical conditions such as: Asthma, Diabetes and Heart disease may be more vulnerable to becoming severely ill.
The South Central Emergency Department is continuing to use CDC guidelines when testing patients. As always, we continue to care for patients with life threatening conditions including heart attacks, stroke, and other emergent conditions. For updated information about the Coronavirus, continue to visit scrmc.com.
South Central Urgent Care and South Central Primary Care Clinics including South Central Family Medicine, South Central OB-GYN, South Central Pediatrics, South Central Internal Medicine, Ellisville Family Clinic, Ellisville OB-GYN Clinic and Ellisville Pediatric Clinic are also screening and testing when appropriate for the Coronavirus. Call before arriving for care. For updated information about the Coronavirus, continue to visit scrmc.com.