COVID-19: View our vaccine updates (including booster information), safety measures, patient and visitor policies and latest information.
As the coronavirus (COVID-19) continues to spread across the United States and the Chicago area, the Rush system is dedicated to providing comprehensive care to people who have COVID-19, as well as sharing important and accurate information you can trust as this pandemic evolves.
People with COVID-19 show a range of symptoms—from mild to severe.
Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus and may include:
Shortness of breath
or difficulty breathing
Use our self-assessment tool to understand your risk and learn about your options for getting care.
Take the self-assessment >
If you or someone you care for have symptoms of COVID-19:
Consult an on-demand video visit provider
available daily from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m.
If you think you have been exposed to COVID-19 but you don't have symptoms:
Refer to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention guidelines.
To contact Rush for mental health support and resources, call (888) 352-RUSH (7874). For more immediate emotional support, please call the National Suicide Prevention Lifeline at (800) 273-TALK (8255).