Stephen Loyd, MD, Chief Medical Officer

"I understand that we are living through a time of unprecedented challenges, which may cause us to feel anxious and fearful. On this webpage, we will provide daily updates and helpful resources so that you can avoid the misinformation and make wise decisions." -Dr. Stephen LoydChief Medical OfficerCedar Recovery



Updates

 


Medical Resources

Remote Assessment Sites

Click this link to see remote assessment sites by county in the stat of Tennessee. If you think that you or your family memeber has COVID-19, use this link to find a place to get tested.

Symptoms

Reported illnesses have ranged from mild symptoms to severe illness and death for confirmed coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) cases.

The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention

How to Protect Yourself

  • Know how it spreads
  • Clean your hands often
  • Avoid close contact
  • Stay home if you’re sick
  • Cover coughs and sneezes

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention


Educational Resources

Why Quarantine Measures are Necessary

This is one of our favorite articles so far on this topic from The Washington Post. The graphics in this article will go a long well to help explain why these quarantine measures are necessary. Click the button to read more.

Source: The Washington Post

Frequently Asked Questions From the CDC

What is a novel coronavirus? Where did it come from? What is the CDC doing to help? This link answers our country’s most pressing questions clearly and simply.

Source: Centers for Disease Control and Prevention