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COVID-19 Symptom Checker

We know you may be worried about your risk of COVID-19 infection and what that could mean for you, your family and loved ones. The purpose of Osceola Medical Center's COVID-19 Self-Checker is to help guide your medical care decisions. It is intended only for adults who are 18 years and older and currently located in OMC's service area of Minnesota or Wisconsin. This form is not intended for the diagnosis or treatment of disease or other conditions, including COVID-19. Communication via our website cannot replace the relationship you have with a physician or another healthcare practitioner.

If you are experiencing a life-threatening emergency, please call 911 immediately.

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This self checker is intended for adults in the Osceola Medical Center service area in Minnesota and Wisconsin. If you do not live or work in these locations, please visit Centers for Disease Control and Prevention for more information.

When to seek emergency medical attention

  • Trouble breathing
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion
  • Inability to wake or stay awake
  • Bluish lips or face
  • Slurred speech or difficulty speaking (new or worsening)
  • Seizures
  • Signs of low blood pressure (too weak to stand, light headed, feeling cold, pale clammy skin)

**This list is not all possible symptoms. Visit an Emergency Department or call 911 with any other severe symptoms that are concerning you.

For a proper assessment, please answer this question.

Urgent medical attention may be needed. Please call 911 or go to the Emergency Department. Based on your symptoms, you may need urgent medical care. Please call 911 or go to the nearest emergency department. Tell the 911 operator or emergency staff if you have had contact with someone with COVID-19.

The following is the most common COVID-19 symptoms provided by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention. This list may not include all possible symptoms, but we follow CDC guidelines and will continue to update this accordingly.

  • Fever
  • Cough (new onset or worsening of chronic cough)
  • Sore Throat
  • Shortness of breath
  • Nausea
  • Abdominal pain
  • Chills
  • Headache
  • Muscle aches
  • Fatigue
  • Runny nose
  • Vomiting
  • Diarrhea
  • Loss of smell
  • Loss of taste
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COVID-19 Test Recommended
Based on your answers from the COVID-19 symptoms, we think you should be tested for COVID-19. Please call 715-294-5680 today to schedule your COVID-19 test at Osceola Medical Center.
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Important Note: Make sure you DO NOT use nasal saline or nasal Flonase the morning before your test.

If you do not have any symptoms, please tell us the reason you think you need testing. If the reason you need testing is not listed, please call 715-294-2111 to discuss your situation.

Pre-Operative COVID 19 Screening Swab is Recommended
Please call 715-294-5680 today to schedule a pre-operative COVID 19 screening swab at Osceola Medical Center. When you call please have the following information:
- Surgeon’s name
- Date of your surgery
- Surgery Center's name, location and fax number of where to send your test results


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Please call 715-294-5680 to speak with our schedulers to schedule a pre-op COVID 19 screening swab.

Important Note: Make sure you DO NOT use nasal saline or nasal Flonase the morning before your test.

COVID-19 Test Recommended
Because you are a part of a Public Health investigation, we recommend you be tested for COVID-19. Please call 715-294-5680 today to schedule your COVID-19 test at Osceola Medical Center.

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Important Note: Make sure you DO NOT use nasal saline or nasal Flonase the morning before your test.

COVID-19 Test Recommended
If you plan on traveling somewhere that requires a negative COVID-19 test prior to your visit, please call 715-294-5680 today to schedule your COVID-19 swab at Osceola Medical Center.

- Before calling, check with your destination and schedule your COVID-19 swab based off your destination requirements.
- It is recommended you quarantine from the time your swab is taken until you leave for your travels. Please plan accordingly.
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Important Note: Make sure you DO NOT use nasal saline or nasal Flonase the morning before your test.

For a proper assessment, please answer this question.

For a proper assessment, please answer this question.

No COVID-19 testing needed at this time.
Based on the answers you’ve given, your risk of contracting COVID-19 with the limited exposure is low. We recommend you get plenty of rest, healthy nutrition, regular physical activity and time outdoors daily to help you stay well and prevent illness.
If you develop symptoms that could be due to COVID-19, please retake this Symptom Checker to help guide your medical care decisions.

No COVID-19 testing needed at this time.
Based on the answers you’ve given, your risk of contracting COVID-19 with the limited exposure is low. We recommend you get plenty of rest, healthy nutrition, regular physical activity and time outdoors daily to help you stay well and prevent illness.
If you develop symptoms that could be due to COVID-19, please retake this Symptom Checker to help guide your medical care decisions.

High Risk Categories:

  • 65 years old or older
  • Cancer
  • Chronic kidney disease
  • COPD
  • Immunocompromised (solid organ transplant, immunosuppressive drugs, hemodialysis, HIV)
  • Obesity (BMI of 30 or greater)
  • Serious heart conditions (heart failure, CAD, cardiomyopathies)
  • Sickle cell disease
  • Type 2 diabetes
  • Pregnant
  • History of living homeless or in congregate facilities (dorms, fraternities, sororities, shelters, jail, prison, skilled nursing facilities or nursing homes)
For a proper assessment, please answer this question.

COVID-19 Test Recommended
Based on your answers above, you are considered high risk. We recommend you get tested for COVID-19. Please call 715-294-5680 today to schedule at Osceola Medical Center.
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Important Note: Make sure you DO NOT use nasal saline or nasal Flonase the morning before your test.

COVID-19 Test Recommended
Based on your answers above, you are at an increased risk. We recommend you get tested for COVID-19. Please call 715-294-5680 today to schedule at Osceola Medical Center.
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Important Note: Make sure you DO NOT use nasal saline or nasal Flonase the morning before your test.

No COVID-19 testing needed at this time.
Based on the answers you’ve given, you do not need to get tested for COVID-19 at this time. It is recommended that you:
- Stay home for 14 days after your last contact with a person who has COVID-19
- Watch for fever (100.4◦F), cough, shortness of breath, or other symptoms of COVID-19
- If possible, stay away from others, especially people who are at higher risk for getting very sick from COVID-19.

For a proper assessment, please answer this question.

COVID-19 Swab Recommended
Since you are moving into a nursing home or assisted living, COVID-19 swab is recommended. Please call 715-294-5680 today to schedule your COVID-19 test at Osceola Medical Center.
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Important Note: Make sure you DO NOT use nasal saline or nasal Flonase the morning before your test.

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COVID-19 Swab Recommended
Since you are moving into a household that is at an increased risk, a COVID-19 test is recommended. Please call 715-294-5680 today to schedule your COVID-19 test at Osceola Medical Center.
Call Now

Important Note: Make sure you DO NOT use nasal saline or nasal Flonase the morning before your test.

No COVID-19 testing needed at this time.
Since you are NOT moving into a household at an increased risk, no COVID-19 test is needed at this time. It is recommended that you wear a mask, practice social distancing and wash your hands often.
If you develop symptoms that could be due to COVID-19, please retake this Symptom Checker to help guide your medical care decisions.

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