Please consider using the UMC Virtual Visit service on your smartphone, tablet or computer to connect with a UMC provider and receive specific care recommendations. Information about COVID-19 is rapidly changing. For the most up-to-date news and travel advisories, visit Texas Department of State Health Services and Centers for Disease Control.
A new respiratory virus called the 2019 Novel Coronavirus, or COVID-19 is making headlines for causing an outbreak of respiratory illness throughout the world. The outbreak began in Wuhan, Hubei Province, China and quickly spread internationally – including to the United States. Thousands of people have become sick and public health officials are keeping a close watch on how the virus is spreading.
UMC is also watching the situation. Out of an abundance of caution we’re prepared to support our communities should the situation worsen and we’ll continue to provide updates as new information becomes available.
If you have questions regarding COVID-19 please call the UMC COVID-19 Screening Hotline at 806.761.0111.
Here’s what you need to know about coronavirus (COVID-19):