Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19)

What About Testing

Adapt is unable to test for Covid-19. If you are experiencing symptoms, contact your primary care provider before coming in to the clinic.

Learn More: What You Should Know About Testing for COVID-19

In response to the COVID-19 outbreak, Adapt has taken steps to protect the health of our patients, staff, and visitors. We have set up appropriate screening to our facilities, and we are providing guidance to our staff members on how to deal with the possibility of COVID-19 cases.

5/11/20 – Adapt Update on COVID-19 Response (Press Release)

3/27/20 – Adapt Response to COVID-19 (Press Release)

What Our Patients Should Know

The novel coronavirus, which causes COVID-19, reached Douglas County, Oregon as of Sunday, March 8th, 2020.

If you have a fever (100.4 degrees or higher), cough or shortness of breath, please call our office to reschedule your appointment.

In addition to screening at the entrances of our facilities, we are pre-screening during appointment call reminders.

While we may not be able to provide service face to face if you are reporting the symptoms above, our crisis phone line will remain available. Call our 24-hour Crisis Line (800) 866-9780.

Stress and Coping

We understand that the outbreak of COVID-19 can cause stress for people. Our 24-hour Crisis Line at (541) 440-3532 or (800) 866-9780 will remain available.

Learn More: Manage Anxiety & Stress About COVID-19

MyStrength has added new COVID-19 mental wellness resources that are available to you (free of charge) through June 30, 2020.

Prevent the Spread of the Flu, Common Cold, and COVID-19

If You Are Sick:

• Stay home except for getting medical care if needed
• Avoid crowded public areas
• Avoid public transportation
• Stay away from others by staying in a separate room and away from others as much as possible.
• Seek prompt medical attention if your illness is worsening (e.g., difficulty breathing).
• Call 911 if you have a medical emergency

Learn More: What To Do If You Are Sick

To Protect Others and Prevent Spread:

• Wash hands often with soap and water. If not available, use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer
• Avoid touching your eyes, nose, or mouth with unwashed hands
• Avoid close contact with people who are sick
• Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw it away. If you don’t have a tissue, cough into your elbow
• Clean and disinfect objects and surfaces that you frequently touch

What to Do If You Are at Higher Risk:

• Stay at home as much as possible
• Make sure you have access to several weeks of medications and supplies in case you need to stay home for prolonged periods of time.
• When you go out in public, keep away from others who are sick, limit close contact and wash your hands often
• Avoid crowds
• Stay up to date on CDC Travel Health Notices and Guidance

Where to Get More Information . . .

Douglas County Resources

Douglas Public Health Network’s Facebook

Oregon Resources

Oregon Health Authority COVID-19
OHA Facebook
OHA Twitter
www.211info.org/ Call 211, 7 days a week 8 AM -11 PM to speak with a live person who will help answer frequently asked questions. Or visit

Centers for Disease Control & Prevention

CDC Covid-19
What you need to know about COVID-19 (CDC)
Frequently Asked Questions (CDC)
Get Your Household Ready for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (CDC)
People More At Risk (CDC)
Travel Notices (CDC)