SPRINGFIELD, Mo. — Missourians can no longer call the state’s COVID-19 hotline whenever is convient.
On Oct. 1, calls to the hotline will only be accepted seven days a week from 7 p.m. to 9 p.m.
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services says 93% of calls to the hotline were received during the chosen times to stay open.
More than 112,000 calls have been made to the COVID-19 hotline, to reach the hotline, you can call 877-435-8411.
The COVID-19 chatbot is also available to talk to 24/7 at health.mo.gov