Coronavirus COVID-19

What You Need to Know

  • Universal masking is required at Providence Health Park Medical Buildings. You will be required to wear your mask throughout the entire visit.

  • Caregivers are limited to one per patient and currently do not permit additional family members.

  • Our waiting room has been modified to allow for social distancing. When you check in at the front desk you will be escorted to an exam room.

  • Patient exam rooms are completely cleaned between each patient. Enhanced disinfecting and cleaning in the clinic are ongoing throughout the day.

  • Hand sanitizer is available throughout Providence and our clinic.

  • Our providers and medical team are required to wear a mask at all times. In some cases, you will see our staff wearing face shields, gloves, and protective gowns.

Help Us Protect You

Please call us at 907.562.6228 if you or anyone in your household has any of the following symptoms:

  • Fever

  • A new cough

  • Loss of taste or smell

  • Muscle aches

  • New shortness of breath

  • Sore throat

If you have travelled outside of Alaska in the last two weeks or outside of the US in the last four weeks, or had visitors from outside of Alaska, please alert our staff by calling before your appointment. The information you provide helps our team better care for you and limit the risk for others.

You Can Help Prevent or Limit the Spread of COVID-19

  • Do not go to the emergency room unless essential. Emergency rooms need to be able to serve those with the most critical needs. If you have symptoms like cough, fever, or other respiratory problems, contact your regular doctor first. Be sure to call ahead.

  • Stay home when you’re sick.

  • Practice excellent personal hygiene habits, including hand washing for at least 20 seconds. Please cough into a tissue or elbow. Avoid touching your face, especially your eyes, nose, and mouth.

  • Stay away from people who are ill, especially if you are 60 and older or have underlying health conditions such as diabetes, heart disease, lung disease, or a weakened immune system.

  • Stay informed. Information is changing frequently. Visit Alaska Department of Public Health’s website, where you can subscribe and check regularly for updates.

Helpful Coronavirus Resources

We are providing these links to up-to-date resources for your convenience.