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UPDATED: CURRENT COVID-19 TESTING CRITERIA FOR PEDIATRIC PATIENTS

The drive-through COVID-19 testing site continues to operate on the main campus of Nationwide Children’s Hospital.  Because of continued limited testing supplies only children who meet the criteria below will be tested.  Also, because of the number of tests being run, … Continue reading

UPDATED: Important Coronavirus Questions and Answers

Frequently Asked Questions for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)
(Adapted from the website of the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention–Revised 3/13/2020)
How does COVID-19 spread? 
The virus spreads mainly from person-to-person

Between people who are in close contact (within about 6 feet)
Through respiratory droplets produced when an infected person coughs or sneezes

When are people with COVID-19 the most contagious? … Continue reading

Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Frequently Asked Questions ANSWERED!

The following is adapted from the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) Website.  For more detailed information, please visit the site at this web address: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/faq.html
Who is at risk for exposure to COVID-19?

People who have had prolonged and close contact with a patient who has been confirmed to have COVID-19. … Continue reading