If you are experiencing a medical emergency, call 911 or go to the hospital right away. Emergency warning signs include:

  • Having a hard time breathing or shortness of breath (more than what has been normal for you during pregnancy)
  • Ongoing pain or pressure in the chest
  • Sudden confusion
  • Being unable to respond to others
  • Blue lips or face

If you go to the hospital, try calling ahead to let them know you are coming so they can prepare.


What should I do If I think I have COVID-19?

Please call 816-923-5800 if you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 (cough, shortness of breath, headache, tiredness, muscle aches, or new loss of taste or smell). You can be evaluated at Swope Health Central or Swope Health Wyandotte.

Testing is available at Swope Health Central and Swope Health Wyandotte, 9:30 am to 4 pm, Monday through Friday on a walk-in basis. Call 816-923-5800 to see if you qualify for drive- through or walk up testing or a telemedicine appointment.

Testing Locations

Prepare Metro KC provides this list of all COVID-19 testing in the metro area.

Day of Test

Call 816-923-5800 before arriving at any Swope Health location.