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

302

Recovered Cases

275

Deceased Cases

11

Area Spread

High

Positivity Rate

0

Variant

0

Jackson County, SD

Positive Cases

347

Recovered Cases

305

Deceased Cases

15

Area Spread

High

Positivity Rate

19.4

Variant

0

South Dakota Testing and Vaccination Updates

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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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