Baptist Memorial Hospital asks people not go to the emergency room for COVID testing
COLUMBUS, Miss. (WCBI)- If you are looking to get tested for COVID-19, do not go to the emergency room.
That’s the message Baptist Memorial Hospital – Golden Triangle released on Wednesday.
With a record number of patients diagnosed with COVID, wait times for patients are increasing.
That’s including patients with emergency needs.
If you are experiencing non-life-threatening COVID symptoms, Baptist Memorial suggests contacting your primary care doctor or an urgent care clinic.
If you need help finding a COVID testing site near you, click this link: https://www.baptistonline.org/covid-19/testing-locations