Wednesday, March 24, 2020
AUGUSTA, GA (WRDW/WAGT) -- As the nation continues to grip with the coronavirus, many of you across the CSRA are wondering what type of resources are available to you to help gain impactful information on the virus.
Several hotlines and websites have been made available to state and local residents.
State of Georgia COVID-19 Hotline: 1-844-442-2681
Georgia Department of Health: Dial 311
Augusta University Health: Augusta University Health also has several resources available -- especially for those who are concerned they have the virus. As a result, AU Health officials have made a health screening website available and an app called "AU Health Express Care". AU officials are asking anyone who believes they are exhibiting symptoms of the virus to go through one of those systems.
University Hospital: COVID-19 triage line at 706-828-2477 open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.
Doctors Hospital: Consult-A-Nurse hotline available 24/7 at 706-651-4343.
Eisenhower: Anyone who feels as if they have symptoms are asked to call their primary care manager or physician before they come to the hospital. All people who come to the hospital are screened prior to gaining access (battery of questions and we take their temperature).
South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control: 1-855-472-3432.
Aiken County: Dial 211
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