In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, SouthRiver has taken steps to protect the health of our patients and visitors. We have set up appropriate patient screening, and we are providing guidance to our staff members on how to deal with the possibility of COVID-19 cases.

3/27/20 – Adapt Response to COVID-19 (Press Release)

What About Testing

SouthRiver is unable to test for Covid-19 at its clinics. Patients with fever, cough or shortness of breath will be screened for possible medical referral.

Learn More: What You Should Know About Testing for COVID-19

What Our Patients Should Know

The novel coronavirus, which causes COVID-19, reached Douglas County, Oregon as of Sunday, March 8th, 2020.

If you have an appointment with your SouthRiver provider and have a fever (100.4 degrees or higher), cough or shortness of breath, please call our office prior to coming into the clinic.

Roseburg 541-440-3500  |  Winston 541-492-4550

Prevent the Spread of the Flu, Common Cold, and COVID-19

If You Are Sick:

  • Stay home except for getting medical care if needed
  • Avoid crowded public areas
  • Avoid public transportation
  • Stay away from others by staying in a separate room and away from others as much as possible.
  • Seek prompt medical attention if your illness is worsening (e.g., difficulty breathing).
  • Call 911 if you have a medical emergency

Learn More: What To Do If You Are Sick

To Protect Others and Prevent Spread:

    • Wash hands often with soap and water. If not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer
    • Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands
    • Avoid close contact with people who are sick
    • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw it away. If you don’t have a tissue, cough into your elbow
    • Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that you frequently touch

What to Do If You Are at Higher Risk:

      • Stay at home as much as possible
      • Make sure you have access to several weeks of medications and supplies in case you need to stay home for prolonged periods of time.
      • When you go out in public, keep away from others who are sick, limit close contact and wash your hands often
      • Avoid crowds
      • Stay up to date on CDC Travel Health Notices and Guidance

Where to Get More Information . . .

Oregon Resources

Oregon Health Authority COVID-19

OHA Facebook

OHA Twitter

www.211info.org/ Call 211, 7 days a week 8 AM -11 PM to speak with a live person who will help answer frequently asked questions. Or visit

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