Free Self-Screening Tool Available at

FREEPORT, ILLINOIS — FHN is offering a free online screening tool for people who think they may have contracted COVID-19 (the novel coronavirus). It is available now on

“This tool walks you through what symptoms you may be experiencing, and explains the symptoms of COVID-19 very well,” said FHN Executive Vice President, Chief Operating Officer/Chief Nursing Officer Kathy Martinez, MSN, RN, FACHE. “It’s not intended to be an actual visit with your healthcare provider, but it can let you know if you need to give your provider a call about your symptoms.”

The screening tool is free to use and available at

For more information on COVID-19, visit our dedicated page at

FHN, a not-for-profit organization with nearly 1,200 employees, is an award-winning regional healthcare system committed to the health and well-being of the people of northwest Illinois and southern Wisconsin. FHN Memorial Hospital has been recognized as one of the state’s top hospitals for safety by the Leapfrog group and Healthgrades as well as by the world’s largest, completely independent, non-profit product- and service-testing organization. FHN caregivers serve an average of 1,500 people each day across FHN’s 19 locations in 5 counties spanning northwest Illinois. Organized in 1995 as an integrated healthcare delivery system, FHN is comprised of FHN Memorial Hospital, the Leonard C. Ferguson Cancer Center at FHN Memorial Hospital, 13 family healthcare centers offering primary and specialty medical care, hospice, and outpatient mental health services. For more information about FHN, please visit


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