THIS SITE LAST UPDATED - November 27, 2020
With the most recent significant rise in positive COVID-19 cases in the Berkshires, it is imperative that our residents and visitors strictly adhere to the guidelines issued by the CDC, the Massachusetts Department of Public Health and healthcare professionals on: social distancing, hand hygiene, cleaning of surfaces and, importantly, masking! For some helpful information on some of these guidelines, click on the items below, provided by the Mass. DPH.
CALL THE BERKSHIRE HEALTH SYSTEMS CORONAVIRUS HOTLINE FOR TESTING APPOINTMENTS OR ANY QUESTIONS ABOUT THE NOVEL CORONAVIRUS (COVID-19).
NURSES ARE AVAILABLE TO TAKE YOUR CALLS FROM 8 AM TO 4:30 PM SEVEN DAYS A WEEK - CALL 855-BMC-LINK, OR 855-262-5465.
*PLEASE NOTE: We are experiencing extremely high call volumes at this time. Our busiest period typically is in the morning when the line first opens. Please remain on the line and your call will be answered in the order in which it is received. We appreciate your patience.
PLEASE NOTE THAT ALL OF OUR PROGRAMS & SERVICES ARE NOW FULLY OPEN AND READY TO SERVE YOUR HEALTHCARE NEEDS, WITH BOTH IN-PERSON AND TELEHEALTH VISITS FOR HOSPITAL SERVICES AND ALL OF OUR PHYSICIAN PRACTICES
Below are statistics from Berkshire Medical Center & Fairview Hospital on COVID-19 in Berkshire County, which will be updated regularly. The testing numbers include inpatient, Emergency Department and drive-thru testing.
WE URGE YOU TO CHECK BACK ON THIS WEBSITE REGULARLY FOR NEW INFORMATION ABOUT THE VIRUS AND DEFENSES AGAINST IT.
BHS continues to operate a toll-free hotline for questions and concerns surrounding COVID-19, which is available seven days a week from 8 am to 4:30 pm, and is at 855-262-5465.