Limited Covid testing in Providence St. Patrick Hospital's Emergency Department

Like most hospital systems across the country, Providence is experiencing a shortage of Covid testing supplies. We are reserving our limited testing supply for the most urgent needs while our supply chain team works with our vendors and public health partners to obtain additional testing supplies. Visitors to our emergency department will not be tested unless they are admitted to the hospital. We are asking those with mild symptoms to isolate at home and seek care from their primary care provider or urgent care clinic before coming to the emergency department. To find a testing site in Montana, visit

COVID-19 News & Updates

Get the latest COVID-19 news, important information and updates from health care providers and experts.

Initial results, safety data from clinical trial shared during international medical conference
A recent Hear Me Now podcast examines research about long COVID and what the evidence shows.
Providence was recognized by Rep. Cathy McMorris Rogers (R-WA) for our commitment to scaling telehealth services throughout the pandemic and providing services to millions of patients.
Sherene Schlegel, Executive Director of Telehealth Clinical Operations spoke at a mHealth Intelligence panel on digital health literacy, in particular, among underserved populations.