Coronavirus Testing Centers: Find COVID-19 Testing Near You
State guidelines and testing criteria differ by state, please read or select appropriate state below.
- Call your local healthcare provider or hospital if you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms.
- Test providers will determine if testing is appropriate for your case based on local criteria..
- Call the coronavirus test site before you go to confirm all final details.
- If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 and may have had contact with a person with COVID-19:
- Call your healthcare provider or local public health department before seeking medical care so that appropriate precautions can be taken to limit exposure to others.
- As of March 18, California had 22 public health labs testing for coronavirus and private labs testing as well. For a patient to be tested by a public health lab, their provider must contact the local public health department for approval and instructions.
- Most test results are available within 48 to 72 hours. The state has requested all labs notify the Department of Public Health about positive results.
- Local health departments work with the California Department of Public Health and the CDC, and make determinations on whether a patient with COVID-19 requires hospitalization or if home isolation is appropriate. That decision may be based on multiple factors including the severity of illness, need for testing, and appropriateness of home for isolation purposes.
For more coronavirus information, visit the California Department of Public Health’s webpage or call the statewide hotline number (833) 544-2374 which is available 8 a.m. – 5 p.m., 7 days a week.
*This listings are updated regularly with the latest, publicly available data. The number of testing centers changes quickly.