Coronavirus Update

Open Closed Locations

 


All services and clinics are open, except:

  • Physical Therapy of Evangelical, Mifflinburg (Meadow Green)
  • SUN Orthopaedics of Evangelical, Lewisburg (The Miller Center)
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COVID-19 Alternative Testing Site

Moving Monday, November 2, 2020

Evangelical Community Hospital’s COVID-19 Alternative Testing Site will be opening at its new location on Monday, November 2, 2020. Operating from 9 am-6 pm, Monday through Friday, testing will be completed at 1499 St. Mary Street, Lewisburg, at the corner of St. Mary and 15th streets, near the Central Susquehanna LPN Center.

Step 1: Do I need to be tested?

Call your primary care provider to share any symptoms or concerns related to COVID-19. The physician can then determine if testing is warranted and refer you to the testing site.

Step 2 - Finding the testing site and what to bring

  • Location

    • 1499 St. Mary Street, Lewisburg, PA 17837
      At the corner of St. Mary and 15th streets.
  • Hours

    • Operating from Monday through Friday, 9 am-6 pm
  • What to bring

    • Please bring your: Photo ID; Insurance information; Social security card, if uninsured

The new test site is a drive-through location to maximize safety. You will be directed to drive around the building and enter through a garage door. Staying in the car, you will be asked a series of questions and receive any tests ordered. You will then exit, driving out another garage door on the opposite side of the building.

The testing site location change was made to have a more fixed location with proper utilities during the winter months when weather can be unpredictable.

Questions? Call the COVID-19 Hotline at 570-522-4530

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New COVID-19 App Available


COVID Alert PA is the official mobile app by the Pennsylvania Department of Health that uses the Exposure Notification System (ENS) provided by Apple and Google.

You can now add your phone to the fight against COVID-19 by going to the Google Play Store or Apple App Store and downloading the free COVID Alert PA app to your smartphone. The app runs on iPhones that support iOS 13.5 and higher, and Android phones running Android 6.0 and higher. The app is not intended to be used by people under 18 years of age.

Once downloaded, you can opt-in for exposure alerts and provide important symptom tracking data to the state.

For more information, visit www.pa.gov/covid/covid-alert-pa

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Primary and Specialty Practice Patient Information

In an effort to keep patients and staff at Evangelical Community Hospital’s system of primary and specialty care practices safe, a number of infection control protocols are in place. 

All patients and visitors are required to wear masks when arriving for appointments. If you don’t have a mask, the practice will provide one. 

All patients and visitors are screened with a series of questions and for temperature. 

Screening questions include:

  • Have you experienced a fever, cough, shortness of breath, sore throat, or muscle aches that you cannot attribute to another health condition?
  • Have you been in close contact with a suspected or confirmed COVID-19?

Visitation is still limited in Evangelical outpatient clinics. Patients can be accompanied by one support person. That person may be asked to wait in their vehicle or designated area, if appropriate physical distancing cannot be achieved in the waiting or care area.

Telemedicine is an option for some patients in some offices. Please contact your 
physician’s office for more information.

For a variety of patient resources and up-to-date information, please check evanhospital.com/virus

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Previous COVID-19 Updates Previous COVID-19 Updates

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For nationwide and global Coronavirus updates please check the CDC website regularly:

CDC Coronavirus Updates CDC Coronavirus Updates

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Pennsylvania Department of Health Coronavirus updates:

Pennsylvania Department of Health UpdatesPennsylvania Department of Health Updates

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Deaf or Hard of Hearing Communication Card for COVID-19

Download Deaf or Hard of Hearing Communication Card Download Deaf or Hard of Hearing Communication Card 

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While COVID-19 is still in our community, Evangelical is among the safest places in healthcare today. We have instituted a number of enhanced infection control protocols to ensure you—as well as our providers and staff—are as safe as possible. You should feel confident in seeking your care with us.

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