Telehealth for COVID-19 Patients
Have you taken an at-home COVID-19 test and it shows you are positive? If so, Catholic Health's specially trained providers and virtual COVID-19 clinic can help you conveniently find the best care and treatment before you go to a busy urgent care center or emergency department (ED).
How to Find Care
1. Schedule an appointment with your Catholic Health primary care provider (PCP); or
You will be contacted by phone before your appointment for pre-registration information. You will also receive an appointment reminder.
Call 631-465-4155 if you are unable to schedule an online appointment. Hours:
- Monday-Thursday, 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
- Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
We will coordinate care with your nearest Catholic Health ED to help in accelerating your treatment if a visit to the ED is recommended after your appointment. Catholic Health has six EDs located in both Nassau and Suffolk counties.
Don't Delay Care
Our service is not intended to prohibit you from contacting your PCP. Instead, we offer you another option to seek medical attention if your PCP is not available. Please visit your closest urgent care center or ED for evaluation if:
- You feel short of breath.
- Your symptoms are worsening.
- Your PCP is not available
- You cannot get a virtual appointment.
Frequently Asked Questions
You are eligible if:
- You have symptoms commonly associated with COVID-19.
- You have tested positive with a home COVID-19 kit.
Influenza rates are also increasing rapidly. If you have tested negative for COVID-19, but have concerns about your symptoms, then your primary care provider (PCP) or Catholic Health's COVID-19 virtual clinic can help direct your care and provide treatment if you have the flu.
Before going to an emergency department (ED), we encourage all patients to contact their PCP first. If your PCP is not available then you have the option to schedule an online appointment for our COVID-19 virtual clinic.
Monday-Thursday: 9:00 a.m.-5:00 p.m.
Friday: 8:00 a.m.-4:00 p.m.
Same day appointments will be available on a first come, first serve basis.
Most major insurances are accepted. Please call your insurance provider for more information.
Emergency Care Close to Home
Catholic Health emergency departments offer Long Islanders access to the highest level of critical care 24-hours a day, seven days a week. Call 9-1-1 if you are experiencing a medical emergency.