Coronavirus Updates- Trusted Sources
Wondering where you should go for trustworthy, accurate updates about the COVID-19? The library recommends the below sources for the best information:
- CDC Website: The CDC is the BEST place to go for accurate and trustworthy information. Each day at 2pm, they update the website to show all of the reported positive cases of the coronavirus. The counties that have reported cases and the number of cases is available.
- Governor Lee: The TN governor is keeping TN up-to-date and regularly posts updates about closings and the coronavirus.
- The White House Press Briefings:President Trump news briefings and press releases can be found on this website.
- Information about COVID-19 and social distancing
- TN Department of Health
West TN Healthcare Information
West Tennessee Healthcare is here to help in the fight against COVID-19, also known as the Coronavirus. To assist in preventing the spread of this virus within our communities, we request and encourage you to comply with the following practices before visiting any of our clinic locations.
Call Ahead Before Coming
to alert staff if ANY of the following are true for you: You are experiencing a cough, fever or shortness of breath. You have traveled internationally in the last 30 days. You have been in contact, even if only briefly, with a person who was diagnosed with COVID-19.
Please Only Bring 1 Person with You for Your Visit
unless other arrangements are necessary. All guests will be required to complete COVID-19 verbal screening questions before being allowed to stay with you.
In addition, anyone working, visiting or seeking care at any of our locations who is experiencing a cough, fever or sneezing will be required to wear a mask.
Please know that West Tennessee Healthcare is focused on helping keep our patients and communities safe from COVID-19.
If you have questions regarding this message please reach out to any of our clinics or hospitals for additional information.
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