Effective immediately, Monroe Hospital will provide COVID testing for the following:
- Patients who are being seen in the Monroe Hospital Emergency Department;
- Patients who have been admitted to Monroe Hospital, or are having surgery or procedures at Monroe Hospital;
- Patients who have a written order from a Monroe Hospital provider
All other patients will be directed to the Optum draw site or their primary provider.
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About Monroe Hospital
Monroe Hospital is an award winning 32- bed hospital located in beautiful Bloomington, Indiana. A member of the Prime Healthcare health system, Monroe Hospital is committed to providing Bloomington and surrounding communities a choice for superior healthcare, ever mindful of each patient’s individuality and unique needs. On the leading edge of technology, the facility provides our highly-skilled physicians, and their patients, with a host of resources all aimed at providing optimum outcomes.
Monroe Hospital was awarded an ‘A’ grade in the fall 2019 Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grades, a national distinction recognizing Monroe Hospital’s achievements protecting patients from harm and providing safer healthcare. Monroe Hospital earned the highest possible Leapfrog Hospital Safety Grade, an ‘A’, for its overall performance. Monroe Hospital was the only hospital in Monroe County to receive this recognition.
Monroe Hospital was among the top 10% of all short-term acute care hospitals reporting patient safety data as evaluated by Healthgrades, the leading online resource for information about physicians and hospitals.
For more information, please visit http://www.monroehospital.com.