Covid-19 Updates

GMHC Updates:

Stay Safe. Stay Home. 4/3/20 by Dr. Michele Dikkers

Protect Yourself  3/27/20 by Dr. Michele Dikkers

GMHC is limited to one entrance. All patients should use the main hospital entrance which will be open Monday through Friday, 7am to 5pm. All emergencies should still go to the emergency entrance.

Guttenberg Clinic Opens “Ill” Clinic and Updates Hours: Monday through Friday from 8am to 5pm.

Call ahead for ALL appointments – including Same Day Care. No walk-ins are allowed.

GMHC Opens “Well” Clinics in Edgewood and Garnavillo on 3/23/2020

GMHC Visitor Restrictions and Specialty Clinic Suspended

Family Resource Center Food Pantry Extends Hours. Guttenberg Food Pantry. Edgewood Food Pantry.

Port of Fitness closed until further notice.

Gift Shop closed until further notice.

Public Health Updates:

I’ve been tested for COVID-19, now what?

Self Isolation Guidelines: As of 3/22/2020, it is recommended that Iowans self-isolate for 14 days in the following situations:

  • Traveled outside of Iowa for business or vacation in the last 14 days.
  • Taken a cruise anywhere in the world in the last 14 days.
  • Traveled internationally to a country with a level 3 travel warning in the last 14 days.
  • Live with someone who has symptoms of COVID-19 or has tested positive for COVID-19.

Register. Respond. Make a difference.

i-SERV is the Iowa Department of Public Health’s secure online registry for individuals wishing to volunteer in the event of a large scale disaster or public health emergency.  i-SERV is part of a federal effort to coordinate and assemble volunteers for all types of emergencies.

External Links and Resources:

Homemade Gown Sewing Guidance

Updated Mask Sewing Instructions

COVID-19 in Iowa

Iowa Department of Public Health

CDC Symptom Checker: Wondering if you need a test?

Center for Disease Control and Prevention

10 Ways to Manage Respiratory Symptoms at Home

COVID-19 Hotline: Call 2-1-1

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