COVID-19: Going Back to School.. What Families Need to Know
- View COVID-19 Resources from commongroundhealth.org
- Pre-K to Gr 12 GOVID-19 Protocol
- COVID-19 & Returning to School
Rapid COVID PCR Lab Test Details:
Elmwood Pediatric Group’s two locations, Clinton Crossings and Bushnell’s Basin, now offer a Rapid COVID PCR test as well as a Rapid Strep PCR test for patients who are ill or have been directly exposed to COVID.
An in-office appointment with a provider is required before this testing. Please call us to schedule a same day appointment. We can get same day results on most samples, although if a test is run late in the day, it may be resulted the next day.
DUE TO NATIONAL SHORTAGES OF CEPHEID COVID TEST SUPPLIES WE DO NOT ALWAYS HAVE IN-HOUSE TEST SUPPLIES. IF WE HAVE SHORTAGES WE WILL SEND THE TEST TO URMC AND IT CAN TAKE 48-72 HOURS FOR RESULTS TO BE RECEIVED. WE APOLOGIZE FOR THIS INCONVENIENCE AND WE WISH WE HAD CONTROL OF THIS.
COVID-19 Vaccine News:
We strongly urge all patients 5 years and above to obtain the COVID vaccine.
Vaccines are still being given out by pharmacies and the Health Department. You can schedule appointments online at most of these sites. We are also able to give out he vaccine for patients 5 and older in our office. Currently, the vaccine can be given at the same time or near other vaccines with rare exceptions.
Please see the “COVID-19 Pre-vaccination Screening form” below which must be completed prior to getting the COVID-19 vaccine.
For questions or to schedule an appointment with, please call (585) 244-9720.