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COVID-19 Information

COVID-19 Vaccine Information 

COVID-19 Testing at Phelps Health

Do you need a COVID-19 test for any of the following reasons?

  • To confirm a COVID-19 diagnosis
  • For travel purposes
  • For back-to-school or back-to-work

At Phelps Health, we are able to test patients for COVID-19 at our Immediate Care clinics in Rolla and Waynesville. No appointment necessary. Open 7 days a week.

Our Immediate Care clinics can order antibody testing (to check for past infections of COVID-19) during your visit, but you will be sent to one of our labs for the blood test. You also can contact your primary care physician or provider for antibody testing.

COVID-19 At-Home Tests: If your at-home test shows that you are positive for COVID-19, contact your doctor or healthcare provider for treatment options.

Free testing resources:

🏡 State at-home test portal (PCR): Health.Mo.Gov/test

🧪 Federal at-home test portal (antigen):

Reminder: Always call your primary care physician or provider first. Your doctor’s office may be able to help.

Monitoring Update: COVID-19 at-home test kits are available for purchase at local pharmacies. 

Hospitals and health systems, including Phelps Health, continue to monitor the spread of COVID-19. For more information about cases in the state, visit Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services.

What are the symptoms of coronavirus?

According to the CDC, reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness. The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure:

  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

What can you do to reduce your risk of getting coronavirus?

Follow CDC guidelines for prevention, which include:

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