September 26, 2020

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Active community spread of COVID-19 evident in Stevens County

SCMC News Release

August 26, 2020

There is active community transmission of COVID-19 in Stevens County. This is an important medical issue. There is strong evidence there are many unidentified cases of COVID-19 in the area. SCMC is here to help you. If you are sick with mild symptoms you and your family need to stay home for 10 days from the time you became sick. This is to protect your friends, neighbors and the local healthcare community. If you are having severe symptoms it’s important that you seek medical care as COVID-19 can become life threatening. We have the capability to provide appropriate treatment. 

We are here for you. 

Jason Huikko, M.D., SCMC Family Medicine Physician & Chief of Staff

Elizabeth Meichsner, M.D., SCMC Family Medicine Physician