COVID-19

Sandhills Medical Foundation, Inc. COVID – 19 Drive-thru Testing Sites (new!)

Sandhills regular testing sites: Camden, Lugoff, Sumter, McBee & Pageland: Sandhills Medical Foundation, Inc. (SMF), in response to comminity need, launched drive-thru testing sites Tuesday, May 5 in McBee, May 7 in Pageland, May 28 in Sumter and June 1 in Lugoff. This is in addition to the long running Camden testing location. Our weekly testing sites are described below, and will occur unless special pop up events are announced in place of them (always call first to confirm). McBee will be at SMF’s McBee medical office on Tuesdays, and Pageland will now be at Pageland First Baptist on Thursdays. Sumter will now be at Jehovah Missionary Baptist Church on Tuesdays and Thursdays. Lugoff will be at Bethlehem Missionary Baptist Church on Mondays.
PHONE LINE: Call 1- 877-529-4339 to register and further details.
Phone lines are open Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 4:30pm. See more details below.

CAMDEN TESTING SITE
Sandhills Medical Foundation, Inc. opened a drive-thru COVID-19 testing site on March 23, 2020.
2611 Liberty Hill Rd., Camden, SC
Back Parking Lot of Kershaw County Mental Health (please do not call or enter front of Mental Health office).
Testing is *available on Wednesdays, & Fridays, *unless otherwise noted.

*Camden testing will closed July 31

ALL TESTING SITES
All Sandhills Medical testing sites, Camden, McBee, Pageland, Lugoff, & Sumter are open to the general public, as well as any ‘pop-up’ one-time testing events. A new type of test is now being utilized as of 5/4 that is more comfortable than previous type.
PHONE LINE: Call 1- 877-529-4339 to register and for more information.
Phone lines are open Monday – Friday: 8:30am – 4:30pm

*TESTING AVAILABLE WHILE SUPPLIES LAST

**Testing availability is subject to change without prior notice due to weather or other uncontrollable circumstances.

PROCESS: Call 1- 877-529-4339 to register, instructions & directions.
You will drive to the testing area and tested for COVID-19 while remaining in your vehicle.
Your results will be available in 6 to 10 days due to labs being backed up. When labs are not backlogged, results can come back much faster. A clinician or nurse will call you with your results.

It is recommended that you self-quarantine until your results return.

BILLING:
Central registration will take insurance information from patients over the phone; no billing will be conducted on-site.
No co-pays or deductibles will be charged.
Testing will be free for uninsured patients.

NUMBERS
The below table contains the cumulative number of COVID-19 test performed, results returned thus far, and positive results. The table includes the numbers for each of Sandhills Medical offices and the weekly drive-thru testing sites.

As of 8/4TestedResultedPositive
Camden
(Drive-thru testing)
12531251128
Pageland (Drive-thru)54053832
Sumter (Drive-thru)19531895143
Lugoff (Drive-thru)38037927
McBee (Drive-thru)29525614
Town of Kershaw (Drive-thru)82822
Bethune (Drive-thru)88860
Elgin (Drive-Thru)1991384
Patrick (Drive-Thru)33333
Jefferson (Drive-Thru)30304
Lugoff72694
McBee18181
Jefferson14131
Ruby880
Sumter22191
Kershaw650

Sandhills Medical Foundation, Inc. Virtual Care (Telehealth)

In response to COVID-19 and to continue to provide quality, accessible care to our patients, Sandhills Medical Foundation has launched a Virtual Care platform. Patients can connect through internet connection to their clinician at the time of their appointment from the comfort and safety of their home. Please click here to virtually visit Sandhills Medical Foundation, Inc.

More information on resources for those experiencing symptoms:

Please contact your medical provider or health department if you are experiencing a cough, fever, and shortness of breath, or flu like symptoms prior to leaving your home.
You may click here to contact MUSC.care for virtual care.

General COVID-19 Information

Visit https://www.kershaw.sc.gov/our-county/coronavirus or https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html