UMC is committed to protecting you, our employees, and our community during the COVID-19 pandemic.

UMC is seeing new and existing patients
in person and through telemedicine.

University Medical Center COVID-19 Update

UMC Visit Procedure

  • Beginning July 6, UMC will require patients to wear a face mask to enter all of our locations. Children younger than 2 years, and patients with severe respiratory issues will not be required to wear a mask. Masks provide protection for other patients and employees. UMC cannot provide masks; all of our masks are being used by our health care professionals. CDC no-sew facemask.
  • Call before coming in; a telemedicine visit might be available.
  • Check in will happen at the front entrance; patients will be screened for COVID-19 symptoms.
  • Patients will wait in their vehicle and will be phoned to come into the clinic.
  • Patients with respiratory symptoms will wait in their vehicles and be phoned by our Respiratory Triage Clinic.
  • Patients can have one person with them; the accompanying person will be screened for respiratory symptoms.
  • UMC Tuscaloosa patients with respiratory symptoms will be screened with a telemedicine visit.

UMC Virtual Town Halls

UMC is hosting virtual town halls every Friday at 2pm on Facebook. Learn more about our Virtual Town Halls.


Stay Safe

  • Wash your hands often
  • Maintain social distance
  • Clean surfaces with disinfectant
  • Avoid travel if possible

Alabama COVID-19

People Tested 758,852
Confirmed Cases 97,735
Deceased 1,707

Data From ADPH