Coronavirus (Covid-19) Update
Experiencing flu like symptoms? Call the Adena Coronavirus Hotline at 740-542-SAFE
(7233) 24 hours a day, seven days a week. If you have difficulty breathing
or need immediate medical attention, call 911 or go to the Emergency Department.
Help us observe social distancing- patients with appointments or procedures
at FCMH should call in advance for pre-registration by phone. Same Day
Care Clinic hours are currently Monday through Friday 8am-5pm, and weekends 8am-12pm.
Fayette County Memorial Hospital is working closely with local and state
health agencies to address concerns over COVID-19. Safety continues to
be our top priority.
Out of an abundance of caution, Fayette County Memorial Hospital has put
a restriction on visitors.
At this time, FCMH is allowing one visitor per day. As always exceptions
to the rule- such as end of life care - will be evaluated on a case by
case basis. The full visitation policy can be obtained from the department
leader upon request.
FCMH has resumed procedures and surgeries as permitted by the Ohio Department
of Health. Patients who have scheduled appointments or procedures should
call ahead for pre-registration and instructions. Please be advised FCMH
is still assessing all individuals at entry points for fever, cough, shortness
of breath, sore throat and exposure to a suspected or known COVID-19 patient.
FCHM offers three lab testing options for your convenience.
1. Medical & Surgical Associates
Medical Arts Building 2, 2nd Floor
Monday - Thursday
8:00am - 5:00pm
2. Curbside Lab Service
Burgundy canopy at front of main hospital
Monday - Friday
7:00am - 4:00pm
Follow instructions on sign
3. Hospital Lab
Use Emergency Room entrance
24 Hours a Day
COVID-19 Donated Medical Supplies
Donated medical supplies and homemade masks are currently being accepted
by FCMH and the Fayette County Emergency Management Agency. Drop off donations
at the hospital or call 740-335-8264 and someone will pick up your donation.
Thank you for your support of our first responders and healthcare workers!
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
What are the symptoms of COVID-19?
The following symptoms are reported to appear 2-4 days after exposure
- shortness of breath
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How can I be tested for COVID -19?
There are four main ways someone can get a test - see a healthcare provider,
go to a retailer such as Kroger or CVS, contact a community health center
or go to a "pop-up" testing site.
Anyone is eligible for a test but a referral/approval is needed from a
healthcare provider. Information about testing locations can be found at the
Ohio Department of Health.
Patients with mild to moderate symptoms can also call our partners at the
Adena Coronavirus Hotline at 740-542-SAFE (7233) and speak with a healthcare
worker to discuss the best course of action. Those who need immediate
assistance should call 911 or go to the Emergency Department. Please call
the Emergency Department at 740-335-1210 prior to entering the building.
*The current price for a COVID-19 test at FCMH is $89.00
How can I prevent the spread of COVID-19