Longview VA clinic closed for cleaning after patient tests positive for coronavirus

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LONGVIEW, Texas (KETK) – The Longview VA clinic has closed after a patient tested positive for COVID-19, according to Overton Brooks.

Staff is contacting patients who had appointments during the closed times to reschedule. While in-patient care has limitations, staff continues to be available through telehealth.

Those wishing to contact their healthcare provider can do so by:

  • Communicate with your VA health care team using the My HealtheVet secure messaging feature. Visit www.myhealth.va.gov to learn more.
  • You may be able to complete your appointment by meeting with your health care provider over the phone or using VA Video Connect from home. Call 318-990-5000 or 800-644-8370 to discuss virtual care options.

The clinic is set to reopen on Wednesday, April 8 after thorough cleaning.

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