John Alley, Woodlawn Hospital President and CEO had this statement in the wake of Fulton County's first positive case of COVID-19:
In light of the first positive case of COVID-19 in Fulton County, Woodlawn Hospital would like to remind the public of the COVID-19 testing process. If you are experiencing symptoms such as fever, cough, shortness of breath please contact your physician. Your physician will evaluate and determine what type of testing you might need, for example, flu, strep, or COVID or if you need to stay at home and quarantine for the 14 days recommended by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.
If you do not have a physician please call our Emergency Department at 574-224-1131 for instructions on where to enter for evaluation and possible testing.
For all other medical conditions that need evaluated please come to the Emergency Department.
For all medical emergencies please call 911.