SEARHC updates screening criteria for COVID-19

    Sitka, Alaska (KINY) - SEARHC has updated it's screening protocols for COVID-19 in Southeast Alaska.

    Based upon the identification of community-spread COVID-19 cases occurring in our state and region, SEARHC has updated COVID-19 screening criteria.

    These new criteria will include testing of patients with a fever and cough, regardless of travel or exposure history.

    For the latest news on the pandemic, or contact information for the SEARHC provider and test site nearest you, visit

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