COVID-19 Symptom Checker Disclaimer

IF YOU THINK YOU MAY HAVE A MEDICAL EMERGENCY, CALL 911 IMMEDIATELY. THIS COVID-19 SELF-CHECKER IS INTENDED ONLY FOR NON-EMERGENCY AND NON-URGENT MEDICAL CONDITIONS.

This COVID-19 Self-Checker is intended only to provide general information and is not intended to constitute medical advice or treatment, nor should it be relied upon as such. Although this COVID-19 Self-Checker may provide you with suggestions to help you make independent decisions about seeking appropriate care, this COVID-19 Self-Checker is not meant to replace the professional judgment of a qualified health care professional. The information provided by this COVID-19 Self-Checker is general in nature and may need to be adapted for each specific patient based on the professional judgment of the patient’s health care provider, consideration of any unique circumstances, the needs of each patient and their family, and other factors.

This COVID-19 Self-Checker is not intended to create a doctor-patient relationship between/among The Children’s Hospital of Philadelphia (“CHOP”), its physicians and you or your child.

Due to the nature of electronic communications, CHOP cannot and does not provide any assurances that the information you share with this COVID-19 Self-Checker will not become known or accessible to third parties. You (and not CHOP) are solely responsible for any outcomes arising directly or indirectly out of any information that you intentionally or unintentionally share with this COVID-19 Self-Checker.

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