People with COVID-19 have had a wide range of symptoms reported – ranging from mild symptoms to severe illness. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus. According to the CDC people with these symptoms may have COVID-19:
Patients presenting in the Emergency Room with any of the above symptoms will be evaluated by a provider to determine if a COVID-19 test should be performed.
COVID-19 testing is NOT being offered to patients without symptoms. If you do not meet the testing criteria at this location, you may be referred to a community testing location for COVID-19 testing.
LCMC Health is bringing mobile COVID-19 testing to our community. Find a community testing site at ready.nola.gov/