Our number one priority at Springfield Clinic is always the health and safety of our patients. Springfield Clinic will remain open for our patients and community during this time. Unless contacted by your physician’s office your appointment will go on as scheduled.

We continue to communicate with our infectious disease consultants to produce the safest measures for our patients, our employees and our physicians. We are continuing to follow the CDC's guidelines in how we care for patients with suspected COVID-19.

Coronavirus Information Center at Springfield Clinic. Call 217-391-6999

Who is at risk?

  • Older adults
  • People who have serious chronic medical conditions like:
    • Heart disease
    • Diabetes
    • Lung disease
  • Individuals who recently traveled from or been a resident of an area with ongoing spread of COVID-19
  • Individuals who have had close contact with someone who has COVID-19


The following symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure.*

  • fever
  • cough
  • shortness of breath

protect yourself

  • Wash your hands frequently and thoroughly.
  • Avoid close contact with people who are sick.
  • Avoid touching your eyes, nose and mouth.
  • Stay home when you are sick.
  • Cover your cough or sneeze with a tissue, then throw the tissue in the trash.
  • Clean and disinfect frequently touched objects and surfaces using a regular household cleaning spray or wipe.


Our health care organizations are working to gather supplies needed for our COVID-19 efforts. Supplies will be collected and distributed out to each of the health care organizations as needed. Can you or your business donate? 



The Sangamon County Department of Public Health (SCDPH) along with Memorial Health System, HSHS St. John’s Hospital, Springfield Clinic and SIU Medicine will share daily joint communications updating our community on the status of coronavirus (COVID-19) in Sangamon County. 


Our number one priority has always been to keep our patients, community and employees safe and healthy. In order to do that during the coronavirus (COVID-19) pandemic, we are consolidating certain service lines to reduce the number of open locations as needed. 

Temporary Closures:

  • Springfield Clinic Carlinville
  • Springfield Clinic Chiropractic at 355 Carpenter and all services included at that location*
  • Springfield Clinic Mt. Pulaski
  • Springfield Clinic Optical Centre West
  • Springfield Clinic Riverton
  • Valet Services at Springfield Clinic 1st - 800

*Springfield Clinic Nephrology and Endocrinology at 350 Carpenter Street are still open at this time.

Adjusted Business Hours:

  • Springfield Clinic Effingham
    • Monday - Friday, 9 a.m. - 3 p.m.
    • CLOSED on Saturdays
  • Springfield Clinic Hillsboro
    • Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • CLOSED on Saturdays
  • Springfield Clinic Orthopedics Walk-In
    • Monday - Friday, 8 a.m. - 5 p.m.
    • CLOSED on Saturdays
  • Springfield Clinic Urgent Care Jacksonville
    • Monday - Sunday, 8 a.m. - 6 p.m.

Consolidated Services:

  • Springfield Clinic Family Practice Center is consolidating to Springfield Clinic Wabash
  • Springfield Clinic MOHA Jacksonville is consolidating to Springfield Clinic MOHA in Springfield
  • Springfield Clinic Nokomis & Raymond are consolidating to Springfield Clinic Hillsboro
  • Springfield Clinic Newton, Neoga & Stewardson are consolidating to Springfield Clinic Effingham & Flora
  • Springfield Clinic Rehabilitation Services is consolidating to 3020 South 6th Street location
  • Springfield Clinic Sherman is consolidating to Springfield Clinic Main Campus
  • Springfield Clinic Urgent Care Wabash & Sherman are consolidating to the two other Urgent Care locations:
    • Main: 1025 South 6th Street
    • Jacksonville: 1000 West Morton Ave


Dr. Steven O’Marro with Springfield Clinic’s Infectious Diseases & Travel Medicine Department discusses the transmission and prevention of COVID-19 in the below videos.

The CDC has a number of resources available to you on their Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) website.