For immediate release September 16, 2021
HAMC to Reactivate COVID-19 Hotline
Rugby, ND –
A resurgence of COVID-19 cases are taking place in our community and surrounding areas. Pierce County currently has 34 active cases according to the North Dakota Department of Health. Heart of America Medical Center’s Johnson Clinic in Rugby will reactivate its COVID-19 Hotline starting Monday, September 20th, 2021. Patients who are having symptoms of COVID-19 should call 701.776.5455 Ext. 2824 for assistance. Symptoms may include – fever or chills, cough, fatigue, muscle or body aches, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, or diarrhea. If you are experiencing any of these symptoms, please call the COVID Hotline to speak with a health care professional. Hours of operation for the hotline are Monday through Friday, 8:00 am to 4:30 pm.
Drive up testing is also available at Heart of America Johnson Clinic Monday through Friday 8:00 am to 4:00 pm. Symptomatic, or close contact, current patients - those having been seen by a Johnson Clinic provider in the last 12 months, are urged to call 776-5235 to schedule an appointment for drive up COVID-19 testing.