What you need to know
At UofL Health, we are working hard to protect and care for our community through the coronavirus pandemic.
- 8/3/20 – We are now offering free COVID-19 testing at three sites. Learn more.
- 5/27/20 – We have adjusted our visitation policies to protect our patients, our staff and the community. Learn more.
- 3/26/20 – We have launched our UofL Health Telehealth program to improve patient access with 600+ providers. Learn more.
- 3/25/20 – We are now accepting donations of certain face shields, face masks and gloves. Learn more.
- 3/19/20 – UofL Health is restricting facility vendor access to only those vendors who participate in clinical care as required by our physicians and Care Coordination teams. Learn more.
- Wash your hands often.
- Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
- Put distance between yourself and others.
- Stay home if you are sick.
- Cover coughs and sneezes. Use a tissue and/or inside of your elbow. Throw used tissues in the garbage and wash hands afterwards.
- Wear a face mask if you are sick when around others or if you are caring for someone that is sick.
- Clean and disinfect frequently touched surfaces daily.
What to do if you are sick
- Stay home except to seek medical care.
- Consult a primary care physician. You can call our Primary Care Hotline Monday-Friday at 502-588-4343 to schedule an appointment.
- Only go to the ER for an illness that would have taken you to the hospital before the COVID-19 outbreak.
Call the Kentucky COVID-19 hotline at 800-722-5725 with any questions or for updates.