Patients & Visitors

COVID-19

Stay up-to-date with information on safety, prevention, vaccines and public-policy.

Frequently Asked Questions

  • Fever of Chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of Breath
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle/Body Aches
  • Headache
  • New Loss of Taste or Smell
  • Sore Throat
  • Congestion/Runny Nose
  • Nausea or Vomiting
  • Diarrhea

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention has developed a screening tool that asks about:

  • Your Symptoms
  • Your Potential Risks
  • Contact With Others Who May Have Had COVID-19

This is a general guide of how long the virus can live on some surfaces:

  • Aluminum: 2-3 hours
  • Cardboard: 24 hours
  • Plastic: 2-3 days
  • Wood: 4 days
  • Metal, Glass & Paper: 5 days

 

Individuals should clean and disinfect all surfaces in their environment daily.

After visiting public spaces or bringing in takeout food or packages, people should wash their hands for at least 20 seconds with soap and warm water.

1….who has tested positive for COVID-19?

Self-quarantine and self-monitor

2….who is being tested? / might have been exposed

Self-monitor and practice social distancing

3….who has been in close contact with someone else who might have been exposed?

Practice social distancing

 

Local COVID-19 Data

Data source: https://doh.sd.gov/news/Coronavirus.aspx

*as of August 16, 2021, information is updated by 12pm CST daily.

Haakon County, SD

Positive Cases

342

Recovered Cases

325

Deceased Cases

11

Area Spread

Mod.

Positivity Rate

0

Variant

0

Jackson County, SD

Positive Cases

424

Recovered Cases

392

Deceased Cases

18

Area Spread

High

Positivity Rate

33.3

Variant

0

South Dakota Testing and Vaccination Updates

November 29, 2021

Kadoka Clinic to hold WALK IN Covid 19 Vaccine Clinic

If you live in the Kadoka area and are interested in receiving your Covid 19 vaccine (including booster the vaccine).  The Kadoka Clinic will be having a walk in clinic (NO APPOINTMENT NEEDED) on Friday, December 10th from 8:00am – 1:30pm.

If you have questions, please call the Kadoka Clinic  (605) 837-2257.

**Moderna Covid 19 vaccine to be provided

November 18, 2021

Philip Clinic Will Continue Offering the Covid-19 Booster & the Flu Vaccines

If you are interested in receiving your Covid-19 booster and/or your flu vaccines.  The Philip Clinic is here to help!  Please give the clinic a call (605) 859-2566 to schedule your appointment

**All vaccines are being given, by appointment only**

  • Covid -19 Vaccines appointments are available EVERY TUESDAY
  • Flu Vaccine appointments are available DAILY
October 29, 2021

Am I Eligible To Receive the COVID 19 Booster?

Have you been watching the news and wondering if you are eligible to receive the Covid 19 booster vaccine?  Take a peak at the picture below!  Have questions or want to schedule an appointment?  Please give the Philip Clinic a call (605)859-2566.

 

 

October 25, 2021

Covid Booster FAQ Graphic

Have a question about when and if you can receive your Covid-19 booster?  Please take a look at the information below from the South Dakota Department of Health.  Please give the Philip Clinic a call if you have questions and to schedule your booster appointment (605)859-2566.

**Don’t Forget, you ARE able to receive you Covid-19 vacinne AND flu vaccine at the same appointment!

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October 22, 2021

Philip Clinic begins offering Covid-19 booster vaccination

The Philip Clinic is now offering the Moderna Covid-19 booster vaccine for those who:

  • Are age 65 and older ( 6 months after 2nd dose)
  • Those with underlying conditions ages 18-64 ( 6 months after 2nd dose)
  • Those with an occupation or institutional exposure to COVID 19 ( 6 months after 2nd dose)

The Philip Clinic we will be providing booster shots at the Ambulance Building Oct 28th from 9 AM-4:00 PM (Walk-Ins Welcome).  All other dates will need to be done by appointment only within the Philip Clinic.  Please call (605) 859-2566.

**Don’t forget!  You ARE able to receive both the COVID and FLU vaccine on the same day.

October 8, 2021

October Covid-19 & Flu Clinics scheduled at the Philip Clinic

The Philip Clinic has  added the following  Covid-19 AND Flu vaccine clinics in October.  If you are interested in receiving your vaccines, please call the clinic at (605) 859-2566 to schedule your appointment.  No walk in’s will be allowed to these clinics.

October 12th  9:30am – 3:00pm *
October 13th  7:00am – 5:00pm
October 19th  9:30am – 3:00pm *
October 20th  9:30am – 3:00pm *
October 21st  9:30am – 3:00pm *

*Moderna vaccine is the ONLY Covid-19 vaccine being offered.

 

 

 

September 22, 2021

Philip Health Services Announces WALK IN Covid-19 AND Flu Shot Clinics

Philip Health Services will be conducting  community Covid-19 and flu shot clinics.  These clinics are WALK IN clinics, no appointment necessary.   Both the Pfizer and Moderna Covid-19 vaccines will be offered at these clinics.

  • Thursday, October 14th, 9am to 4pm at the PHILIP AMBULANCE BUILDING.
  • Thursday, October 28th,  9am-4pm at the PHILIP AMBULANCE BUILDING.

If you have any questions, please give the Philip Clinic a call at (605) 859-2566.

September 13, 2021

Philip Health Announces Upcoming Covid-19 AND Flu Vaccine Clinics

Philip & Kadoka Clinics have scheduled Covid-19 vaccine clinics AND flu vaccine clinics.  To schedule an appointment, please contact the Philip Clinic (605) 859-2566 or Kadoka Clinic (605) 837-2257.

PHILIP CLINIC COVID-19 Vaccine Clinics (Moderna Covid-19 vaccine ONLY).  These clinics are open to all residents age 12+.  Appointment is required

  • Wednesday, September 29, 2021.  7am – 5pm
  • Thursday, September 30, 2021.  9:30am – 3:00pm

PHILIP CLINIC COVID-19 AND FLU Vaccine Clinic (Moderna Covid-19 Vaccine ONLY).  These clinics include the FLU shot.  Appointment is required

  • Tuesday, October 12, 2021.  9:30am – 3:00pm
  • Wednesday, October 13, 2021.  7:00am – 5:00pm
  • Thursday, October 14, 2021 9:30am- 3:00pm

Kadoka Clinic Covid-19 Vaccine Clinic   (Pfizer Covid-19 vaccine ONLY).  This clinic is open to all residents age 12+.  Appointment is required

  • Monday, October 4, 2021.  9:00am – 4:00pm

 

 

August 18, 2021

CDC Recommends Booster Covid-19 Vaccine

The CDC has recommended a booster Covid-19 vaccine.  The Philip Clinic will begin offering the booster vaccine on Tuesday, August 24th.  Please check back for further details.

Below is a link to a story released by the CDC regarding the booster vaccine.

Joint Statement from HHS Public Health and Medical Experts on COVID-19 Booster Shots | CDC Online Newsroom | CDC

August 18, 2021

Upcoming Covid 19 Vaccine Clinics

Both the Philip & Kadoka Clinics have the following Covid-19 Vaccine Clinic’s scheduled.  If you would like to schedule an appointment, please call:  The Philip Clinic (605) 859-2566 or the Kadoka Clinic (605) 837-2257.

PHILIP CLINIC (Both the Pfizer & Moderna vaccines are available.  These clinics are open to ALL area residents age 12+).  Clinic times:  9:30am – 4:00pm

Tuesday 9/28/21

 

Kadoka Clinic (Pfizer vaccine available.  These clinics are open to ALL area residents age 12+).  Clinic times:  8:30am – 3:30pm

Monday 10/4/21

August 9, 2021

Kadoka Clinic Covid Vaccine Clinic

The Kadoka Clinic will be having a special Covid 19 Vaccine Clinic (Pfizer vaccine only):

Friday, August 20th 9:30am – 3:30pm

Space is limited, please call the Kadoka Clinic to schedule your appointment.  (605) 837-2257

August 6, 2021

Philip Clinic Covid Vaccine Clinic

The Philip Clinic will be having 2 Covid-19 Vaccine Clinic:

Tuesday, August 24th 9:30am – 4:00pm

To schedule your vaccine appointment,
please call the Philip Clinic (605) 859-2566.

April 2021

Vaccine Update

The Philip Clinic is scheduling appointments to receive your Covid-19 vaccine. Please call (605) 859-2566 to schedule your appointment.

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Are You Eligible to Be Vaccinated?

January 2 2021

Do you have questions about the COVID-19 vaccine?

Take a second to read the information below. It is important that we continue to wear masks, practice hand hygiene and social distance, even if the vaccine has been received.

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7 Coronavirus Vaccine Myths Busted by Experts