COVID-19 Resource Center
Resources and updates on Coronavirus (COVID-19)
If you think you may have contracted COVID-19:
COVID-19 Hotline: 913-360-6700
COVID-19 Hotline available M-F 8am-4pm. Between the hours of 4-7 and on Saturday from 8-noon, call 913-367-6690.
All other times, please call 913-367-2131 or wait until office hours to speak to your primary care provider.
If you are in need of emergency medical care, call 911.
The past few months have been challenging for all our communities as we have learned to adjust to a heightened sense of health safety, cleanliness, and precautions. Communities are still working through what the new state of normal will be, and we at Atchison Hospital and Clinics are still maintaining a constant state of preparedness, remaining flexible with changing public...
Atchison Hospital is grateful for the support we have received from those who have reached out to donate supplies, equipment, and resources. The community has been incredibly supportive for our front line workers during this COVID-19 public emergency. We have had many community members reach out about making face coverings to help protect our community from the spread of COVID-19....
Preparing to treat potential COVID-positive patients is very important. We are all working together to be as prepared and organized as possible for potential coronavirus patients. In addition, there are many other patients who need to seek care in order to avoid more serious illnesses as well as those managing chronic conditions who need to prevent health complications. “Well Patient”...
Beginning tomorrow, we are adjusting our COVID-19 preparedness procedures to include screenings for all patients, visitors, and employees BEFORE entering the facility.
Since the COVID-19 outbreak began, Atchison Hospital has worked closely with the Kansas Department of Health and Environment, following guidance from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, the World Health Organization and other federal, state and local partners to respond to this challenge and to make sure Atchison Hospital and Clinics have the most up-to-date information. Atchison Hospital is:...
- Atchison County Health Department Facebook Page – Local information for COVID-19
- KDHE Coronavirus Resource Center – Official Kansas updates and resources for COVID-19 from the Kansas Department of Health and Environment
- CDC Coronavirus Resource Center – National situation updates, communications, and what you should know about COVID-19 from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention
- Kansas State Department of Education – Official communications regarding school procedures for COVID-19
Atchison Hospital and Clinics offers a separate “well patient” entrance and clinic exam areas for patients needing non-respiratory illness healthcare appointments.
In order to protect patient privacy, we do not reveal any treatment information for any patient. All coronavirus cases identified in Kansas are posted on the Kansas Department of Health and Environment website.
The Atchison County Health Department will contact anyone who has been within 6ft of a positive COVID-19 patient for more than 10 minutes within the previous 14 days.