What to do if you are sick with Covid-19
You can reach the Greater Philadelphia Coronavirus Helpline by calling 1 (800) 722-7112. When you call the Helpline, there are four prompts, including an option for emergency situations. Each of the prompts will direct callers to information appropriate to their needs. If the caller needs more help, the HelpLine is fully staffed with trained experts who can provide guidance.
The following resources are provided by the CDC.
When to Seek Medical Attention
If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19 get medical attention immediately. Emergency warning signs include*:
- Trouble breathing
- Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
- New confusion or inability to arouse
- Bluish lips or face
*This list is not all inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning.
Please note, this information is compiled from public resources. As the pandemic evolves information may be outdated. USG assumes no responsibility for these resources.