We are helping to lead a phased distribution of the COVID-19 vaccine. Along with other providers in our region, we are following the State of Ohio’s vaccine distribution plan. The vaccine is not yet available for patients but we will release more information about receiving the vaccine as it becomes available.
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As the region’s academic health system, it is our privilege and our responsibility to be a source of hope for those who need it most — especially during a global pandemic. COVID-19 is still in our community, so we need to continue to keep each other safe by taking all necessary precautions. Your safety remains our top priority during this unprecedented time.
Find the latest information on our hospitals and facilities here, and anything you need to know about how UC Health is working to keep you safe.
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Connect Virtually With Your Provider
Get care now for your routine health needs. From preventive care to follow-ups and everything in between, you can get the care you need for your nonemergency conditions from the comfort of your home. Fast, safe and convenient, virtual visits are simple alternatives to a traditional in-office visit.
As a regional and state leader, UC Health is here to provide hope to Cincinnati through COVID-19 testing for our patients and the community. We continue to test patients for COVID-19 as needed throughout the pandemic.
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Keeping yourself and those around you safe from COVID-19
What can I do to protect myself and others?
Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds or use hand sanitizer with at least 60% alcohol. Avoid close contact with people who are sick and put at least 6 feet between you and others. Cover your mouth and nose with a cloth face cover when around others. Read more on the CDC’s website.
Can I still visit UC Health?
We know your loved ones play a vital role in your care journey. At this time, UC Health is allowing visitors at most of our facilities. Please click here for the most recent announcements and visitor information.
What should I do if I’m sick?
If you have non-life-threatening symptoms of COVID-19, please contact your primary care provider. If you do not have a primary care provider, call 513-475-8001 to find one. If you are experiencing any life-threatening symptoms such as trouble breathing, call 911 and tell them your symptoms.
Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
What is COVID-19?
Coronavirus disease 2019, also referred to as COVID-19, is a respiratory illness caused by a virus called SARS-CoV-2 that originated in Wuhan, China in Dec. 2019. The most common symptoms are cough, shortness of breath and fever. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.
WAYS YOU CAN HELP
Interested In Helping During COVID-19?
Our UC Health staff and clinicians are working long hours, bravely facing the unknown and are partnering in new ways like never before. Additionally, our city and community are also coming together in new ways. We want to take this time to show support for everyone fighting through these uncertain times. Learn more about the ways you can help during COVID-19.
Where Can I Find More Information?
At UC Health, we lead the region in scientific discoveries and embrace a spirit of purpose – offering our patients and their families something beyond everyday healthcare. At UC Health, we offer hope.