Corona Virus-COVID 19

We provide two types of CORONA VIRUS-COVID 19 testing;

  1. Initial testing (test administered once)
  2. Routine testing (weekly, monthly, quarterly, or annually)

Type of tests provided;

  1. Rapid Test (results in 15 minutes)
  2. Nasal Swab (results in 2-4 days)
  3. Throat Swab (resutls in 2-4 days)
  4. Blood Draw (results in 2-4 days)

Call the office at 561-509-9382 for questions.

Symptoms of CORONA VIRUS-COVID 19

Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease (COVID-19) cases.

These symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure (based on the incubation period of MERS-CoV viruses).

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath

 When to Seek Medical Attention

If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately. Emergency warning signs include*:

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

*This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.

 

Prevention of CORONA VIRUS-COVID 19

You can protect yourself and help prevent spreading the virus to others if you:

Do

  1. Wash your hands regularly for 20 seconds, with soap and water or alcohol-based hand rub
  2. Cover your nose and mouth with a disposable tissue or flexed elbow when you cough or sneeze
  3. Avoid close contact (1 meter or 3 feet) with people who are unwell
  4. Stay home and self-isolate from others in the household if you feel unwell

 Don’t

Touch your eyes, nose, or mouth if your hands are not clean

 Treatment

There is no specific medicine to prevent or treat coronavirus disease (COVID-19). People may need supportive care to help them breathe.
If you have mild symptoms, stay at home until you’ve recovered. You can relieve your symptoms if you:
  1. rest and sleep
  2. keep warm
  3. drink plenty of liquids
  4. use a room humidifier or take a hot shower to help ease a sore throat and cough
If you develop a fever, cough, and have difficulty breathing, promptly seek medical care. Call in advance and tell your health provider of any recent travel or recent contact with travelers.