While people may be anxious about their safety at a hospital during this pandemic, McLeod Regional Medical Center Chief Medical Officer, Dr. Jeremy Robertson outlines the many steps McLeod Health has taken at its hospitals to keep you safe.
In the face of a health care crisis none of us have ever seen, our doctors, nurses and team members are working every day to provide the best care to the people we serve.
We understand that the Coronavirus has and will continue to impact all our lives in ways we’ve never imagined. We are all in this together. The one thing you can be sure of in these times is that McLeod Health is prepared to care for all of the communities we serve with the same medical excellence, dedication and compassion we’ve provided for generations.
There are still many questions about how the Coronavirus impacts pregnant women. This is what we know so far. With viruses from the same family as COVID-19 and other viral infections such as flu, women have had a higher risk of developing sever illness.
While social distancing is one of the most effective ways to slow the spread of Coronavirus, long periods of separation from others can take a toll on our mental health. McLeod Health Infection Preventionist, Ashley Bell, shares tips on how to keep a positive outlook under the current unique circumstances.
Corporate Director of Infection Prevention, Michelle King, shares information on the novel coronavirus, how to reduce your risk, and what to do if you think you have been infected.
Social Distancing has meant that families are spending most of their time together at home. Here are some helpful ideas on things to do at home from Dr. Stephanie Strickland, a McLeod Family Medicine Physician.
Many parents are wondering how to bring up COVID-19 to their children in a way that will be reassuring. Dr. Benjamin Elder of McLeod Pediatric Associates offers some thoughts on how to talk to your children and tips to keep them busy.LEARN MORE
Michelle King, Corporate Director of Infection Prevention, discusses COVID-19 on Talk 94.5.
Learn helpful tips of proper handwashing techniques and how to stop the spread of germs and cover your cough.