Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19)
Stay up to date about COVID-19 and AmeriHealth Caritas North Carolina's response to the pandemic.
Visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention's website to learn more about the illness and how to help stop its spread.
If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, the CDC recommends you stay home and separate yourself from other people in your home as much as possible.
Symptoms of COVID-19 are fever, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat, new loss of taste or smell, fatigue, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting and diarrhea. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.
Before going to a health care provider, clinic, hospital or emergency room, call ahead to describe your symptoms and how you might have been exposed to the virus. In the event of an emergency, call 9-1-1.
If you need assistance with non-emergency medical transportation for vaccination, COVID-19 testing, or for medical treatment, call 1-833-498-2262.
ACNC will follow flexibilities enacted by NC DHHS for health care providers during the pandemic. For more information, visit our provider pages.