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  1. Testing Info
  2. Vaccine Info
  3. COVID Data

WHO SHOULD GET TESTED?

  • The following people should get tested for COVID-19:
    • People who have symptoms of COVID-19.
    • People who have come into close contact with someone with COVID-19 should be tested to check for infection:
      • Fully vaccinated people should be tested 5–7 days after their last exposure.
      • People who are not fully vaccinated should get tested immediately when they find out they are a close contact. If their test result is negative, they should get tested again 5–7 days after their last exposure or immediately if symptoms develop.
    • People not fully vaccinated with COVID-19 vaccine who are prioritized for expanded community screening for COVID-19.
    • People not fully vaccinated with COVID-19 vaccine who have been asked or referred to get testing by their school, workplace, healthcare provider, state, tribal, local, or territorial health department.

WHO SHOULD NOT GET TESTED?

The following people who have been exposed to someone with COVID-19 do not need to get tested if they do not have COVID-19 symptoms:

  • People who have tested positive for COVID-19 within the past 3 months and recovered, as long as they do not develop new symptoms, do not need to get tested.

WHERE TO GET TESTED?

CVS Minute Clinic
CVS Health is offering lab testing for COVID-19 - limited appointments now available to patients who qualify

Walgreens Contactless Testing
Walgreens is offering no-cost, contactless COVID-19 testing for patients age 3 and up at select locations in partnership with the PWNHealth provider network.

Texas MedClinic
We encourage ALL PATIENTS SEEKING COVID 19 TESTING to Check-in Online before arriving at our clinics. If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms, you must check-in online to be seen by a provider. We are still able to see urgent medical problems on a walk-in basis.

Statewide Testing Options
COVID testing is available at local health centers, clinics, and select pharmacies, often at no-cost. Please always call ahead to verify eligibility, insurance coverage, or make an appointment as necessary.