COVID-19 Patient/Community Information
Dosher Urgent Care Is Now A Dedicated COVID-19 Screening Clinic
Beginning Monday, March 23rd, the Dosher Urgent Care Clinic at 4222 Long Beach Road, Southport, will be used only for patients who meet the criteria for screening and testing of COVID-19.
Patients are required call first and complete an initial phone screening. The phone number for Dosher Urgent care is 910-454-4732. Symptoms associated with COVID-19 include fever, cough, and/or shortness of breath.
Patients will not be seen on a walk-in basis at the Dosher Urgent Care for other illnesses while this clinic is being utilized for COVID screenings. For other issues, call Dosher Urgent Care at 910-454-4732, and a provider within our network will be assigned at one of our other locations.
The Dosher Medical Clinics network is consolidating patient visits for those experiencing the symptoms most closely related to COVID-19 to one location for the health and safety of all patients.
Dosher is taking every measure possible to protect our patients and staff at all of our locations.
Cash Price for COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing
Diagnostic tests for COVID-19 performed at a Dosher Hospital location will be billed at $150.00 per test.
Dosher is closely monitoring developments regarding the Novel Coronavirus, also known as COVID-19. Dosher has released the following guidelines in an effort to protect our community, patients, and staff:
If you are experiencing a fever, respiratory illness, or have been in contact with someone who has tested positive for COVID-19, please call your healthcare provider or the North Carolina Department of Health and Human Service Help Line at 1-866-462-3821.
Before visiting our Emergency Department, Urgent Care or Clinics, please call ahead so that we can plan safety precautions to protect our patients and staff.
Testing supplies are limited. You will be screened and evaluated before a test is administered.
For questions about COVID-19, the following state and county resources are available:Brunswick County Public Health Call Line and Email Information (Available Monday-Friday, 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.)
NC Public Health Call Line (Open 24/7)
COVID-19 News and Updates
Dosher to Enforce Mask Wearing Policy for all Patients, Visitors, Non Clinical Staff
Dosher Urgent Care Will Transition to Appointment Based Acute Care/COVID Testing Clinic
Dosher Issues Revisions on Visitor Policy
Dosher Hospital Cafeteria Closed to the Public
Dosher Urgent Care to Become Dedicated COVID-19 Screening Clinic
Dosher Suspends Eat-In Dining at Hospital
Dosher Issues Information on Novel Coronavirus
Dosher Suspends all Volunteer Activity at Hospital, Clinics
Dosher Issues Information on Event Cancellations
Dosher Issues Community Guidelines re: Novel Coronavirus
Dosher Medical Practices Implement Telehealth Services
Dosher Asks for Donations of Personal Protective Equipment.