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VCU Health establishes virtual urgent clinic to screen for COVID-19 symptoms

vcu healthVCU Health has established a virtual urgent clinic for individuals concerned they may have COVID-19 symptoms or need immediate medical care.

VCU Health providers can assess individuals for mild to moderate COVID-19 symptoms, provide next steps and refer them to in-person care if needed. Providers are also available to assess other urgent health issues.

Available to adults in Virginia between 8 a.m. to 11 p.m. daily, the on-demand virtual urgent can be accessed without an appointment by visiting

In addition, VCU Health offers virtual visitation and greeting card programs, has rigorous disinfection measures in place, and is now testing all adult and select pediatric patients — with or without COVID-19 symptoms — prior to scheduled surgeries and some tests via drive-thru and walk-in testing sites.

Learn more about the virtual urgent clinic and background on the additional measures VCU Health is taking by visiting this link.

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