Coronavirus Testing Centers: Find COVID-19 Testing Near You

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State guidelines and testing criteria differ by state, please read or select appropriate state below.

  1. Call your local healthcare provider or hospital if you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms.
  2. Test providers will determine if testing is appropriate for your case based on local criteria.. 
  3. Call the coronavirus test site before you go to confirm all final details.

  • If you think you are sick:
      • Stay home except to get medical care. People who are mildly ill with COVID-19 are able to isolate at home during their illness.
  • If you develop a fever and symptoms of respiratory illness:
      • Symptoms include cough or difficulty breathing. Call your health care provider immediately and tell them that you may have COVID-19.
  • If you have a medical emergency:
      • Call 911 and notify the dispatch personnel that you have, or are being evaluated for COVID-19. If possible, put on a facemask before emergency medical services arrive.

  • Providers decide whether patients should be tested based on the state’s criteria, which prioritizes:
      • Patients involved in an illness cluster or in a congregate setting
      • Close contacts of laboratory-confirmed cases
      • Hospitalized patients with symptoms and no other identified cause for illness
      • Health care workers with symptoms and no other identified cause for illness
      • Public safety workers (law enforcement, firefighters, EMS) with symptoms and no other identified cause for illness
      • High-risk individuals (over 60 years old, with serious underlying medical conditions, immunocompromised, pregnant) with symptoms and no other identified cause for illness
  • Sample collection is done at the provider’s office then may be sent to the state public health lab, commercial labs and or some hospital labs.
  • Results from the state lab are typically available in 24 hours but can take up to 72 hours. Other lab result times may vary.

For more coronavirus information, call the state COVID-19 hotline at 1-800-887-4304 or visit the West Virginia Department of Health and Human Resources’ website.

*This listings are updated regularly with the latest, publicly available data. The number of testing centers changes quickly. 

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