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Visitor Restrictions

VISITOR RESTRICTIONS: To help control the spread of respiratory illnesses such as COVID-19, Cone Health is restricting visitors at our hospitals, cancer centers and outpatient clinics and practices. Learn more.

COVID-19 Online Assessment and Information

COVID-19 (Coronavirus) Information

Cone Health is fully prepared to keep our patients and our team members safe, should the virus come to the communities we serve.

We are working closely with local and state health departments, as well as with the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention with a continued focus on emergency preparedness. We have the needed supplies, staffing and space identified to serve patients who may need us.

We will use this website to continue to provide you with timely, factual information on COVID-19 as it develops. Thank you.

Do You Think You Might Have COVID-19?

Step 1

Feeling Bad

You feel bad (fever, cough). Could it be COVID-19?

Take a Self-Assessment

Step 2

Virtual Visits

Call your primary care provider or make a FREE COVID-19 e-Visit.*

Start an e-Visit

Step 3

Rest at home

Your provider will advise either home care or further evaluation.

Home Care for COVID-19

* For emergency services, please call 911.

Ways To Help

Flatten the CurveIt is critical that you stay at home with only your family, unless you are in a role directly protecting, supplying or caring for our community. This action is the only proven action that will eliminate transmission.

  • Go out only for essential work, grocery shopping, or medical care.  When you do go out for essentials, please stay 6 feet away from anyone else.
  • Do not congregate in groups beyond your immediate family.
  • Wash your hands often and avoid touching your face.
  • Take care of yourselves physically and mentally.

Click here for information on how you can provide support to our health care teams through monetary or in-kind donations.

If you have questions about COVID-19, you can call the North Carolina COVID-19 hotline at (866) 462-3821

NCDHHS

Confirmed Case Release Information

Please be aware that any information regarding positive coronavirus cases in our area will be released by the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Services. You can view the most recent confirmed cases on the NCDHHS website.

View Confirmed Cases in NC

Symptoms of Coronavirus

Symptoms can include:

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath

How to Protect Yourself

  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue then throw it in the trash.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces.
  • Stay home when you are sick, except to get medical care
  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Practice social distancing.
    • Avoid mass gatherings.
    • Maintain a 6 foot distance from others when possible.

What to Do if You Are Sick

  • Stay home except to get medical care.
  • Separate yourself from other people and animals in the home.
  • Call ahead before visiting a doctor.
  • Wear a facemask (only if sick and around other people).
  • Cover your coughs and sneezes.
  • Avoid sharing personal household items.
  • Clean your hands often.
  • Clean all "high-touch" surfaces every day.
  • Monitor your symptoms. 
    • Seek prompt medical attention if your illness is worsening. (e.g. difficulty breathing)
    • Before seeking care , call your healthcare provider to let them know you have or are being evaluated for COVID-19.

Information provided by the CDC. Visit the CDC Coronavirus website for additional information and resources.