Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Revised:  March 26, 2020 at 10:00 AM


Your health is our top priority, and we appreciate the trust you place in us.

As the number of cases of coronavirus (COVID-19) increases in the U.S. and globally, we’re working hard to prevent the spread of the virus and to protect our patients and community.

To stay healthy, it’s important to stay informed.


What if I think I might have COVID-19?

If you’re experiencing cold and cough symptoms and think you’ve been exposed to COVID-19, staying home and in isolation is the best way to protect yourself and others from exposure.


Drive – Thru Screening Station

EFFECTIVE:  Friday, March 27, 2020

Patients who have respiratory illness symptoms and can no longer manage their symptoms or care at home should follow the below steps before seeking care at RCHC in Olivia, MN.

FIRST, Call RCHC at (1-800-916-1836) and ask to speak with the triage nurse.

If asked to come in for testing, please drive to RCHC:

Arriving between 7:00 AM - 11:00 PM

  • Report to the Renville County Sheriff’s bus parked at the corner of 100 Healthy Way and Fairview Ave.
  • When you arrive to the bus you will be given further directions.

Arriving between 11:00 PM - 7:00 AM

  • FIRST, Call RCHC at (1-800-916-1836) and ask to speak with the triage nurse.
  • The triage nurse will give you further directions.

Note: At this time Minnesota Health Care Systems do not have the capability to test ALL patients for COVID-19, but if the evaluating provider deems it necessary the patient may be tested.