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Hoosiers age 16 and older can now register for the COVID-19 vaccine. Visit here to register now.

Vaccines are currently being administered at 100 Lane 101 B Crooked Lake, Angola, IN 46703.

Cameron Hospital Updated Visitor Restrictions & Personal Protective Equipment Guidelines

Recent COVID-19 Policies & Restrictions Update

Updated February 15, 2021

To prevent exposure to others, individuals who are experiencing symptoms such as fever, cough and shortness of breath and/or have had contact with someone suspected of having COVID-19 are encouraged to call their healthcare provider or the Steuben County Health Department (260-668-1000 ext. 1500) PRIOR to arriving at a healthcare facility. You can also call our COVID-19 Resource Line at 260-667-5555, available Monday through Friday 8am – 6pm and Saturday through Sunday from 9am – 5pm. A team member will be available to answer questions and connect you with relevant resources.

Cameron Hospital has updated our visitor restrictions to continue to protect the health of our patients, staff and community.

Patients may have one visitor at a time with a total of two designated visitors for their entire hospitalization/visit, with the following guidelines/exceptions:

  • Medical / Surgical Unit: Visiting hours will be from 10am to 1pm and 4pm to 7pm daily.

Additional continued policies are listed below.

COVID-19 Policies & Restrictions

Outpatient Centers & Physician Offices

Individuals coming to one of our outpatient centers or physician offices will be restricted to a single visitor.

Administrative Offices

Ambulatory practices and administrative buildings are not allowing pharmaceutical representatives and other outside vendors on site until further notice.

Hospital Entrances

To help manage the flow of patients and visitors, non-essential hospital entrances have been closed. Additional screening is being performed at entry points.

Personal Protective Equipment

Per the CDC: “Masks are recommended as a simple barrier to help prevent respiratory droplets from traveling into the air and onto other people when the person wearing the mask coughs, sneezes, talks or raises their voice. This is called source control.”

In an effort to keep you and our staff safe, patients and visitors will only be allowed into our facilities wearing approved personal protective equipment. 

Why? Not all masks and face coverings are made with sufficient droplet filtering capability. Examples of these include bandannas, face gators and masks with exhalation valves

Volunteer Services

Limited Cameron volunteer services have been resumed.  Please contact Angie Kresse for further details at 260-667-5338. 

 

Cameron Vaccine Clinic is seeking qualified medical staff volunteers to administer COVID-19 vaccinations. In order to administer the vaccine, volunteers must have one of the following medical credentials: RN, LPN, CMA, Paramedic, NP, PA or MD. If you or your any of your colleagues are qualified and interested in volunteering, please email us at cvcscheduling@cameronmch.com with your name, credential(s) and phone number.

 

 

Social Distancing

Wherever possible, Cameron Hospital is practicing social distancing, which means limiting close contact with others. Community events, classes, and non-essential meetings may be canceled or postponed. Contact the organizer if you are unsure about the status of a specific event, class, or meeting.

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Cameron Respiratory Clinic

Cameron Respiratory Clinic is now accepting walk-ins!

The Cameron Respiratory Clinic is now providing point-of-care rapid COVID-19 testing for patients who have begun presenting symptoms within the past 7 days of their visit.

For more information on our Respiratory Clinic, please call us at (260) 667-5633 or click the button below to learn more.

Phone

(260) 667-5633

Address

1381 North Wayne Street
Angola, IN 46703

Hours

M-F 8:00AM – 7:30PM
S-S 9:00AM – 5:30PM

Recommendations for Family & Visitors

We recognize these restrictions can be disappointing to our patients and visitors and we apologize for any inconvenience this may cause you or your family. The health and safety of you, our patients and care team are our top priority during this heightened time of illness. We encourage you to use FaceTime, Skype and phone calls to visit with loved ones in the hospital. Should you need assistance with this, please let a staff member know.

Residents are encouraged to take everyday preventive actions to avoid being exposed to the virus:

  • Wash your hands often with soap and water for at least 20 seconds.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth with unwashed hands.
  • Stay home if you are sick or becoming sick.
  • Use an alcohol-based hand sanitizer that contains at least 60 percent alcohol.
  • If you have symptoms or have been exposed to someone with symptoms, call the VA before going to the facility.

Cameron will continue strict visitation guidelines in an effort to protect patients and staff from the COVID-19 outbreak. For the most up-to-date visitation guidelines and restrictions, please visit this page or find us on Facebook

Screening Tools

If you believe you are experiencing Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) symptoms, the best course of action is to use the Coronavirus Self-Checker from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC).

To get started click here, then click on the light-blue box towards the top of the page labeled “Coronavirus Self-Checker.”

If you qualify for testing based on the CDC’s Self-Checker, the next step is to contact one of the following resources:

  • Cameron Hospital’s COVID-19 Resource Line, call 260-667-5555, available Monday through Friday 8am – 6pm and Saturday through Sunday from 9am – 5pm
  • Steuben County Health Department, call 260-668-1000 ext. 1500
  • Your healthcare provider

You should NOT go to a healthcare facility without contacting one of these resources first.

Cash Pricing for COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing

In compliance with the Public Health Act (Sec. 3202), please take the time to review the cash price for the diagnostic test for COVID-19.

While your health insurance plan will likely cover this lab without cost to you based on current emergency rules, it is important to check with your plan provider for the most accurate pricing information. The amount charged also is subject to adjustment if state law mandates pricing or the test is performed by a government agency.

COVID-19 Vaccine Information

COVID-19 Vaccine Clinic Address

100 Lane 101 B Crooked Lake Lane,

Angola, IN 46703

COVID-19 Vaccine FAQs

Review the latest information regarding COVID-19 vaccines and see answers to common questions.

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COVID-19 Resources

Click below to explore COVID-19 information from trusted sources.

COVID-19 Hotlines

To prevent exposure to others, individuals who are experiencing symptoms such as fever, cough and shortness of breath and/or have had contact with someone suspected of having COVID-19 are encouraged to call their healthcare provider or the Steuben County Health Department (260-668-1000 ext. 1500) PRIOR to arriving at a healthcare facility. You can also call our COVID-19 Resource Line at 260-667-5555, available Monday through Friday 8am – 6pm and Saturday through Sunday from 9am – 5pm. A team member will be available to answer questions and connect you with relevant resources.

The COVID-19 Cameron Response Fund

The COVID-19 Cameron Response Fund is a secure way for individuals to contribute to Cameron’s efforts during this time of need.
This fund will enable us to immediately purchase essential supplies such as personal protective equipment for our frontline staff and allow us to prepare for the exponential growth of upcoming healthcare demands.

We understand the COVID-19 global pandemic will have an immense local impact. As the cornerstone for healthcare in our community, there is and will continue to be a vast need and demand for our services. Our mission continues to revolve around the health and wellness of our community. As the largest local, independent healthcare resource in our community, we need your support to ensure we can continue to provide high-quality care for you and your loved ones.

Cameron Hospital is a critical resource to Steuben County and the surrounding area. Please consider making a donation to help during this pandemic.

Contact Krista Miller (kmiller@cameronMCH.com or 260-667-5722) with any questions regarding this fund.

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