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.
KRMC offers monoclonal antibody therapy to eligible patients. This treatment can help fight COVID-19 infection early.
The therapy, which involves a one-time intravenous (IV) infusion of the antibodies, is available to the following:
- Individuals who have tested positive for COVID-19 and are within ten days of onset
- Unvaccinated individuals who have had close contact with a COVID-positive person
- Vaccinated individuals who are immunocompromised and have had close contact with a COVID-positive person
Early intervention with this treatment can shorten the duration of symptoms and reduce the risk of severe illness and hospitalization.
If you or a close contact test positive for COVID-19, call (928) 681-8699 to see if you are eligible for monoclonal antibody therapy.
Watch the video below to learn more about this therapy and its benefits for treating COVID-19.