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COVID-19: What You Need to Know

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During this time, we know you have a lot of questions. From basics about the COVID-19 disease to what steps you can take in our local area, we're here to provide as many answers as we can.

COVID-19 Symptoms

According to the CDC, symptoms of COVID-19 may appear 2-14 days after exposure and include:

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Chills
  • Repeated shaking with chills
  • Muscle pain
  • Headache
  • Sore throat
  • New loss of taste or smell

If you are experiencing any of these symptoms and suspect COVID-19, get care by scheduling an appointment with: Care Spot or Telescope Health.

Baptist COVID-19 Screening & Testing

If you or your loved one are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, we'll help you figure out what to do next.

When to Seek Emergency Medical Attention

If you develop any of these emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately:

  • Trouble breathing
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion or inability to arouse
  • Bluish lips or face

This is not an all-inclusive list. Contact your doctor if you have any symptoms that are severe or concerning to you.

Call 911 if you have a medical emergency: Notify the operator that you have, or think you might have, COVID-19. If possible, put on a cloth face covering before medical help arrives.

Frequently Asked Questions

Tips for Proper Hand-Washing

Additional Resources

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Your Virtual Care Needs

Caring for your health shouldn’t stop due to COVID-19. Our physicians can diagnose, treat, prescribe medications virtually, and conduct annual wellness checks.