LECOM Health COVID-19 Protocol

A message to our patients regarding Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

(updated April 2023)

LECOM Health and its affiliates are taking every necessary precaution to monitor, protect and prevent the spread of COVID-19 and to help reduce the possibility of exposures at our facilities and the community.

The Vaccine, Testing and Treatment Center at the LECOM Center for Health and Aging, 3910 Schaper Ave., is now open Monday – Friday from 9 a.m. – 5 p.m. and on Tuesdays from 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.

COVID-19 vaccines and boosters are available, along with COVID testing and oral treatments, and flu vaccines. Walk-ins are welcome. Serving all eligible ages. There is no cost to receive a vaccine.

Call, or schedule online: LECOM.Eventbrite.com

For Homebound Services, call 814-488-3939 or email at vaccineinfo@lecomslc.org.

Nursing Home Visitation:

Effective June 3, 2021, visitation is permitted at the following skilled nursing facilities during normal business hours and on weekends:

  • LECOM Senior Living Center
  • LECOM Nursing & Rehabilitation
  • LECOM at Village Square

All visitors will be expected to check in at the front desk for screening before they will be permitted any further into the facility. There is no visitor policy restriction at LECOM’s personal care and independent living facilities.

Effective March 16, 2020, the following facilities will be closed:

  • LECOM Medical Fitness and Wellness Center

As we continue to monitor the situation closely and guidelines are changed, adjustments to the plan may require revisions at each facility’s discretion.

Patient Visitation At Other Facilities:

Visitation policies vary from facility to facility and within specific units within those facilities. For specific information on a particular LECOM Health facility, please contact that facility directly before planning your visit.

For the latest COVID-19 guidelines and recommendations, visit www.cdc.gov or www.health.pa.gov.