CRH Respiratory Clinic Now Offering Appointments

Cody, Wyo.(October 13, 2020) – Cody Regional Health’s Respiratory Clinic, located within Cathcart Health Center Walk-in Clinic at 424 Yellowstone Avenue in Cody, Wyoming, is now offering respiratory-related appointments in order to best serve their patients with a recent influx of respiratory-related illnesses.

“When patients arrive for their respiratory clinic appointment, they are being asked to pull around the Cathcart Health Center and park on the west side and call (307) 578-2903 to let the clinic know they have arrived. Registration information will be obtained by phone allowing patients to wait comfortably in their car until the treatment room is ready” states CRH Chief Ambulatory Officer, Andrea McKay.

To best serve the community, the CRH Respiratory Clinic is seeing respiratory/viral screening patients Monday through Friday from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM and on Saturday and Sunday from 10:00 AM to 2:00 PM.

If patients have any of the symptoms listed below, they are being asked to please call into the clinic to schedule an appointment to be seen at (307) 578-2903.

Respiratory Clinic Symptoms include:

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath
  • Diarrhea
  • Loss of taste/sense of smell
  • Nausea-vomiting
  • Sore throat

The Respiratory Clinic will not be offering testing for those without symptoms at this site.

Patients will be asked to be prepared to provide demographic information, their driver’s license and insurance information. Patients will email a picture of both documents (front and back) to billing@codyregionalhealth.org.

Test results will be communicated to patients via a follow-up telephone call when results are available.

Patients experiencing COVID-19 symptoms including shortness of breath, chest pain, palpitations or other more serious symptoms should go to the closest ER or call 9-1-1.

For further questions about COVID-19 testing please call (307) 578-2000, visit www.codyregionalhealth.org or visit www.CDC.gov.

For assistance with this story, please contact Ashley Trudo at atrudo@codyregionalhealth.org or call (307) 578-2512.

About Cody Regional Health

CRH is a national leading critical care access healthcare system serving Northwest Wyoming. CRH employs and partners with over 100 providers offering a wide variety of comprehensive services including a walk-in clinic, Orthopaedic clinic, wound care and cardiology. Adjacent to our hospital is a 94-bed Long-Term Care Center and 16-bed chemical dependency center. CRH offers an 8-bed hospice care house and a regional cancer center. CRH abides by the Planetree philosophy as a model of health care. The Planetree model strives to enhance patient comfort by personalizing, humanizing and demystifying the health care experience. More information can be found at www.codyregionalhealth.org.

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