Mercy Fort Smith Expands COVID-19 Testing

August 17, 2021

Mercy Clinic Fort Smith has expanded its hours for COVID-19 testing for area residents.

Residents are encouraged to call (479) 573-3939 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. Monday-Friday to schedule an appointment to be tested. Tests are provided at Mercy Convenient Care – 79th Street, 3505 79th St. in Fort Smith. Anyone being tested does not have to be an established patient of Mercy to be tested for COVID-19.

Common symptoms of COVID-19 include fever, dry cough or tiredness. Less common symptoms may include:

Aches and pains.
Sore throat.
Diarrhea.
Conjunctivitis.
Headache.
Loss of taste or smell.
A rash on skin, or discoloration of fingers or toes.

Serious symptoms include difficulty breathing or shortness of breath; chest pain or pressure; and loss of speech or movement.

Mercy Fort Smith continues to provide COVID-19 vaccinations at Mercy Clinic Primary Care - Fianna Hills, 9101 Jenny Lind Road. Registration is at mercy.net/FSMVaccine, or call 833-364-6777 to schedule. Anyone 12 or older is eligible. Those under 18 will need a parent or guardian present.