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Protecting Your Patients and Practice from COVID-19

DC Health announces recommendations on the limitations of elective and non-urgent medical proceduressee here. MSDC asks its members to follow this guidance with its patients.

This page is your resource for how to test and treat your patients suspected of COVID-19 as well as how to protect your practice and staff from spreading infection. Visit our practice business page and professional page for how else you can manage issues important to you during the public health emergency.

Contacting DC Health

If you need to contact DC Health with a question about a patient, call 202-576-1117 during business hours OR 844-493-2652 after business hours to speak with DC Health. Do not have your patient call DC Health. You can also email

If you have issues reaching DC Health or communicating on behalf of your patient, contact us at (202) 466-1800 x101.

New DC Health guidance on PPE and Testing Priorities

DC Health issues guidance on March 26 on preserving PPE - see here.

DC Health issues guidance on March 26 on COVID-19 testing priorities - see here.