Coronavirus (COVID-19) Info for Physicians 

Free COVID Testing Sites

The Utah Department of Health (UDOH) still has several free COVID-19 testing sites around the state. These testing sites are intended to serve individuals that face barriers to accessing health care. Testing is completely free and patients will never be asked for proof of insurance. These sites offer nasal PCR, saliva PCR, and home test kits. No travel testing is offered.

To access the interactive map with list of locations and hours, please follow the link here.

More Information about COVID-19 Testing

  • Not everyone needs a test. Testing is appropriate for those who have at least one symptom of COVID-19 disease.
  • Mildly ill patients should be encouraged to stay home and contact their healthcare provider by phone for guidance about clinical management.


CDC Resources for Physicians

Clinical Care
Infection Control
Testing

Specialty Specific COVID-19 Resources

 

CDC Resources for Patients

Symptoms
Self-check symptoms
When to get tested
If you are sick
When to quarantine

 


After COVID-19 Resources

Utah Phased Guidelines for the General Public and Businesses to Maximize Public Health and Economic Reactivation
     - Healthcare Phased Guidelines

The Return to Work for Healthcare Personnel with Confirmed or Suspected COVID-19 document provides guidance on when healthcare workers with confirmed or suspected COVID-19 can return to work, and includes options for basing this decision on test-based criteria and non-test-based criteria. There is additional guidance on what precautions these healthcare workers need to take when they return to work.

The Discontinuation of Home Isolation for Persons with COVID-19 document provides options for basing discontinuation decisions on test-based criteria and non-test-based criteria.

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