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NEW VISITOR POLICY in effect as of Friday, March 27
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3 health care workers at Penn Medicine drive-thru coronavirus testing site

As a large academic health system and a national leader with deep experience caring for patients with diseases of all kinds, Penn Medicine is always at the ready to respond to global public health issues.

Penn Medicine staff are fully prepared to evaluate and care for patients who may be infected with COVID-19 disease, while taking the strongest possible precautions to ensure the health and safety of all other patients, their families, and our staff.

We are following the U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Preventions (CDC) recommendations for evaluation of patients who may be at risk of developing this new virus. Teams throughout our health system are working closely with leaders from the CDC, the Pennsylvania and New Jersey Departments of Health, and local health officials to monitor and respond to this evolving situation.

Learn About Our Latest Policies and Guidelines for COVID-19

Visitation Policy

View the latest information about restrictions to patient visitors for outpatient appointments, inpatient visits, and facilities access during the coronavirus outbreak.

Upcoming Appointments

Learn which patient appointments and procedures may be impacted by the coronavirus.

Symptoms of Coronavirus

Learn more about the signs and symptoms of the coronavirus.

Drive-Thru Testing Sites

View information about Penn Medicine's drive-thru COVID-19 testing sites in West Philadelphia, Radnor and Lancaster.


Support Penn Medicine health care workers by donating face masks and other personal protective equipment (PPE).

Frequently Asked Questions about COVID-19

Get the answers to commonly asked questions about the coronavirus, including how it is diagnosed, who is at risk, and more.

Penn Medicine Coronavirus Hotline

If you have any questions about the novel coronavirus and COVID-19 disease, please call our toll-free hotline at 833-983-1350.

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