COVID-19

SMEF is committed to providing our patients with the most up to date information related to coronavirus – SARS – CoV2 and COVID-19 infection. In addition, we are prepared to be your resource for managing your COVID-19 testing needs as well as your COVID-19 illness.

Please note that the recent CDC mask wearing guideline changes do not apply to healthcare facilities. We continue to maintain our commitment to providing a safe office environment for all patients and employees. To achieve this commitment during the public health emergency, we require face covering for all persons (patients, visitors, vendors, employees, students) prior to or during entry to the building.

How To Get A COVID-19 Test

Call our office at 712-294-5000 to access a telehealth appointment for a testing assessment. Drive-up testing is available at our office, Monday – Friday, 1pm-2pm, by appointment only. The drive-up area is on the South side of our building. Please do not enter the building for your scheduled drive-up COVID-19 test.

We also have take-home COVID-19 PCR testing kits that you can request at any time during other appointments.

How To Get A COVID-19 Vaccine

COVID-19 vaccines are widely available in the community. The physicians at the Family Medicine Center strongly recommend vaccination (including booster vaccination) for all eligible patients. All persons 5 years of age and older are eligible for the primary vaccination series. Everyone 18 years of age or older is eligible for a booster dose. Please get vaccinated at your earliest opportunity. Please call 294-5000 for an appointment. Vaccination can also be obtained at most local pharmacies and at the Siouxland District Health Department (279-6119). Check back for updates on the status of the COVID-19 vaccine.

COVID-19 Resources

Quarantine vs. Isolation

COVID-19 Symptoms

Prevent the Spread