Patients & Visitors


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

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


South Dakota Testing and Vaccination Updates

November 18, 2021

Philip Clinic Continues to Offer 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 Covid vaccines are being given by appointment only**

***Flu Vaccines – appointments are appreciated, but not necessary.

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!


August 18, 2021

CDC Recommends Booster Covid-19 Vaccine

The CDC has recommended a booster Covid-19 vaccine. 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

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.


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.


7 Coronavirus Vaccine Myths Busted by Experts