COVID-19: Get the latest information, visitor restrictions, and service changes

News for 2020

COVID Care Call Center

Thursday, March 19, 2020

Today Augusta Health opened its Covid Care Call Center to provide guidance to community members on when are where to seek care for COVID-19. The Covid Care Call Center is staffed by nurses who can...

The Augusta Health HICS has been activated

Tuesday, March 17, 2020

HICS (Hospital Incident Command Structure) is an integral part of all healthcare emergency preparedness response systems. It provides a standardized approach to the command, control and coordination...

Updated Visitor Restrictions

Monday, March 16, 2020

Due to COVID-19 precautions, we have implemented a No Visitation, No Access Policy for all inpatient and outpatient areas with the following exceptions: Emergency Department— one support...

Coronavirus: Fact & Figures, Questions & Answers

Friday, February 28, 2020

As the new coronavirus, called COVID-19, continues to spread around the world, Augusta Health's team of infectious disease, clinical, emergency management and communication specialists are...

Coronavirus Preparedness at Augusta Health

Monday, January 27, 2020

Currently, there is extensive interest in the novel coronavirus identified in China, now with five reports of return travelers to the U.S. with this infection. At the moment, the Shenandoah Valley...