... This is Hardtner Medical Center, with the concern of COVID-19 surrounding us all, we want to ensure our patients feel secure that we are prepared to care for them and their health issues. If you have an upcoming appointment and have had recent exposure to COVID-19 OR are experiencing fever, cough, or shortness of breath, please call ahead and let your provider know. The State of Louisiana Department of Health has provided guidelines for Visitor Restriction. We are not allowing visitors in ER, but the hospital patients can have 1 visitor per patient. Tents are set up for screening all patients and visitors prior to entering our clinics or hospital.