ELMIRA, NY (WENY) -- Arnot Health has established a toll-free hotline for community members who are exhibiting symptoms of the COVID-19 virus.

People with symptoms can contact the hotline seven days a week, from 9AM - 7PM. The number is 1-800-952-2662. Nurses and medical providers will assess your level of risk, and help you determine whether to self-quarantine, or seek care at the appropriate location.

Arnot Health is asked to only call the hotline if you are experiencing the following COVID-19 type symptoms:
- Fever of more than 100
- New onset of cough
- Shortness of breath or other respiratory symptoms
- Body aches

People should continue to contact their primary care provider's office for all other routine medical care needs of questions. Arnot's on-demand phone line is 607-737-4499.