Clinics & Outpatient Services Now Open
Our hospitals, clinics, and outpatient services are SAFE and OPEN. Please do not delay seeking treatment for urgent medical concerns. We are screening all patients on arrival and requiring masks and social distancing inside our facilities. So if you do need to visit us, you can be assured our strict safety protocols will keep you safe.
View¬†our directory¬†for a full list of providers.¬†To schedule an appointment with any provider or service, please call our system-wide scheduling line at (530) 582-6205.
If you are experiencing fever, cough, or shortness of breath,¬†please call the Tahoe Forest Health System COVID-19 Hotline at (530) 582-3450, from 9am - 4pm, 7 days a week.¬†For all other questions related to COVID-19, please contact your county health department:
- Nevada County Public Health: (833) 342-5211
- Placer County Public Health: (530) 886-5310
- Washoe County Public Health: (775) 328-2427
- El Dorado County Public Health: Dial 211 on your phone
Free COVID-19 Testing
Free COVID-19 testing is now available in Truckee through Placer County Public Health. It is not necessary to have symptoms; however, pre-registration is required and can be done at http://www.lhi.care/covidtesting or by calling 888-634-1123.
Please note: The testing location is run by an independent company, not Tahoe Forest Health System. Please direct all inquiries about the free testing program to 888-634-1123 or visit http://www.lhi.care/covidtesting for more information.
Protect Yourself & Stay Healthy
Your health is our number one priority. Tahoe Forest Health System (TFHS) is monitoring the COVID-19 outbreak closely, working with the Centers for Disease Control (CDC) as well as county and state health agencies and other regional hospitals for the latest developments. The COVID-19 situation is being continuously updated, and like many other healthcare organizations, we have implemented enhanced infection prevention practices for the safety of our community and staff members.
We've compiled up-to-date information about the symptoms, risks, and ways to protect yourself.
June 11, 2020
New Visitor Policy Beginning Monday, June 15th
May 13, 2020
Tahoe Forest Health System Resumes Services Safely
April 28, 2020
Don't Delay Seeking Treatment for Your Medical Emergency
April 4, 2020
CDC Urges Face Coverings to Prevent Spread of COVID-19
April 3, 2020
Nevada County Reports first COVID-19 Related Death
March 28, 2020
Clinic Visits Limited
March 25, 2020
New Tahoe Forest Hospital Outpatient Lab Draw Location
March 24, 2020
A Message From Your Regional Healthcare Providers
March 18, 2020
New COVID-19 Hotline Number Announced
March 17, 2020
A Letter from Our President and CEO, Harry Weis
March 11, 2020
Limited Visitation, Controlled Access, and Prevention
Feb 28, 2020
Prevention and Protection
The most accurate and reliable information about COVID-19 can be found on the following websites.
- California Office of the Governor
- Centers for Disease Control
- Nevada County Public Health Department
- Placer County Public Health Department
- Washoe County Health District
- El Dorado County Health and Human Services
Stay up-to-date on the latest COVID-19 videos.