Do you have questions about getting tested for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the Kentucky and Indiana area?This page provides resources about the symptoms of COVID-19, what you should do if you have them and how to get tested.SYMPTOMS OF COVID-19The symptoms include:FeverCoughShortness of breath or difficulty breathingChillsRepeated shaking with chillsMuscle painHeadacheSore throatNew loss of taste or smellCongestion/runny noseNauseaDiarrheaThe symptoms of the coronavirus may appear two to 14 days after exposure, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.The CDC said reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed COVID-19 cases.TESTING IN LOUISVILLECurrently all Louisville hospitals and health systems are offering testing for their patients. There are also several sites for the general public. Find info on them here.TESTING IN KENTUCKY To see a map of testing locations, click here. For free drive-thru locations, click here.Kentucky’s COVID-19 hotline is a service operated by the healthcare professionals at the KY Poison Control Center who can provide advice and answer questions. The number is 1(800) 722-5725. TESTING IN INDIANAIf you develop symptoms or think you’ve been exposed to COVID-19, the Indiana State Department of Health recommends calling your health care provider for medical advice. If you have a medical appointment, call your doctor’s office or emergency department, and tell them you have or may have COVID-19. This will help the office protect themselves and other patients.Click here for a list of Indiana’s testing sites throughout the state.Questions about COVID-19 may be directed to the ISDH COVID-19 Call Center at the toll-free number 877-826-0011 (available 24/7)EMERGENCY WARNING SIGNS OF COVID-19If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately, the CDC said.Emergency warning signs include:Trouble breathing Persistent pain or pressure in the chest New confusion or inability to arouse Bluish lips or face*This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.

Do you have questions about getting tested for the novel coronavirus (COVID-19) in the Kentucky and Indiana area?

This page provides resources about the symptoms of COVID-19, what you should do if you have them and how to get tested.

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SYMPTOMS OF COVID-19

The symptoms include:

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Chills
  • Repeated shaking with chills
  • Muscle pain
  • Headache
  • Sore throat
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Congestion/runny nose
  • Nausea
  • Diarrhea

The symptoms of the coronavirus may appear two to 14 days after exposure, according to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

The CDC said reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed COVID-19 cases.

TESTING IN LOUISVILLE

Currently all Louisville hospitals and health systems are offering testing for their patients. There are also several sites for the general public. Find info on them here.

TESTING IN KENTUCKY

To see a map of testing locations, click here. For free drive-thru locations, click here.

Kentucky’s COVID-19 hotline is a service operated by the healthcare professionals at the KY Poison Control Center who can provide advice and answer questions. The number is 1(800) 722-5725.

TESTING IN INDIANA

If you develop symptoms or think you’ve been exposed to COVID-19, the Indiana State Department of Health recommends calling your health care provider for medical advice.

If you have a medical appointment, call your doctor’s office or emergency department, and tell them you have or may have COVID-19. This will help the office protect themselves and other patients.

Click here for a list of Indiana’s testing sites throughout the state.

Questions about COVID-19 may be directed to the ISDH COVID-19 Call Center at the toll-free number 877-826-0011 (available 24/7)

EMERGENCY WARNING SIGNS OF COVID-19

If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately, the CDC said.

Emergency warning signs include:

  • Trouble breathing
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion or inability to arouse
  • Bluish lips or face

*This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.

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