SEEKING MEDICAL CARE FOR COVID-19
If someone is showing any of the following signs, CALL 911 or immediately seek emergency medical care:
- Trouble breathing (feel you can’t catch your breath)
- Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
- New confusion
- Inability to wake or stay awake
- Bluish lips or face
People with COVID-19 have reported a variety of symptoms– ranging from mild to severe. Symptoms may appear 2-10 days after exposure to the virus.
Symptoms of COVID-19 may include:
- Shortness of breath
- Muscle or body aches
- New loss of taste or smell
- Sore throat
- Congestion or runny nose
- Nausea or vomiting
This service allows you to receive medical care at home without an office visit. Operating hours are Monday-Friday, 7:00 am – 9:00 pm, and Saturday and Sunday, 7:00 am – 7:00pm.
With a Care Anywhere visit, you will answer questions about your symptoms online. A healthcare provider will evaluate your answers and provide a treatment plan within 24 hours, which may include an order for a COVID-19 diagnostic test.
PLEASE NOTE: If you do not have access to the Internet, please call your Primary Care Provider.
If you learn that you were in close contact with someone who later tested positive for COVID-19, STAY HOME and avoid contact with others for at least 10 days from the time of your exposure.
Monitor your health for symptoms of COVID-19, including taking your temperature twice daily. If you have a fever (above 100.1 degrees F.) or develop other COVID-19 symptoms, consult a medical provider using KRMC’s telemedicine service Care Anywhere.