At Shriners Hospitals for Children, the health and safety of our patients, families, volunteers and staff is our top priority. With the rapidly evolving situation regarding coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), we are closely monitoring updates and alerts from local health departments and the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC), and are actively following their recommendations.

Please note that Shriners Hospitals for Children does not administer COVID-19 testing or treatment at this time. If your child has an upcoming appointment and you or your child are exhibiting a cough, fever, chills, shortness of breath or flu like symptoms, please contact your local Shriners Hospitals for Children location to reschedule the appointment.

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COVID-19 and the Greenville Shriners Hospital: What you need to know

COVID-19 and the Greenville Shriners Hospital: What you need to know

The health and wellness of our patients remains our top priority. We are also dedicated to providing answers to your questions. If the information below leaves any of your questions unanswered regarding our COVID-19 Action Plan, please contact Trana Pittam, director, Marketing & Communications at

Surgeries and appointments

  • In response to the declared National State of Emergency related to COVID-19 (coronavirus), we are postponing elective surgeries and all non-emergent appointments through March 27. When we are able to reschedule your surgery or appointment, we will contact you by phone. *Please keep our phone lines open by waiting for this call.*
    • The decision to reschedule your surgery or appointment was based on the recommendation of the Surgeon General of the United States and the American College of Surgeons. If your appointment is beyond March 27, it is still scheduled; however, we will keep you updated as circumstances evolve.
  • Only the patient and ONE legal guardian may enter the hospital for a scheduled appointment.
    • Please practice social distancing (6' apart) whenever possible while in the hospital.
  • The outpatient clinic will continue to see emergent cases, including fractures and other injuries, post-operative visits within 90 days of surgery, and casts.


  • Until further notice, we are NOT accepting deliveries of in-kind donations.
  • To support our mission, we are still in need of monetary donations. To make a gift, please click the “donation” button on the homepage or call the donor development department at 864-255-8765.

How to access the hospital

  • Access to the hospital is available via the P1 parking garage ONLY. Please follow signage upon arrival.
  • Everyone entering the hospital – including patients, guardians and employees – must undergo a health screening prior to entering the hospital

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