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Drive-Through COVID-19 Testing Site Open in Montgomery County
 
Posted on Monday March 30, 2020
 
Montgomery County's drive-through testing location at Temple University's Ambler Campus is open by appointment only. For more information ...
 

Drive-Through COVID-19 Testing Site to Open in Montgomery County

A Covid-19 community based testing site is currently operating at Temple University’s Ambler Campus in Upper Dublin Township.

To register for an appointment by phone, call 610-631-3000 or register online at www.montcopa.org/COVID-19. Appointment registration will begin at 8:00 am each day and once the allotted appointments are all filled, registration for that day will close.

Who is eligible to get tested?

Individuals who meet one or more of the following five criteria will be eligible for testing:

  • Persons of any age and with symptoms of sudden illness (such as fever OR cough OR shortness of breath OR loss of smell/taste AND including gastrointestinal symptoms such as nausea OR vomiting OR diarrhea) with or without fever;
  • First responders (law enforcement, fire, EMS, or dispatcher) AND concern for exposure to a patient with suspected COVID-19 OR symptoms of any sudden illness with or without fever;
  • Health care workers providing direct patient care AND concern for exposure to a patient with suspected COVID-19 OR symptoms of any sudden illness with or without fever;
  • Anyone with known or suspected direct contact to someone with COVID-19;
  • Anyone who has been recommended by their doctor to get tested.

Due to the limited number of tests available, tests will be reserved for the high-risk individuals described above. Criteria may be enhanced or relaxed based on future availability of tests.

What will I need to bring to the appointment?

  • A printed or digital copy of your pre-registration form
  • A photo ID
  • Your health insurance card (NOTE: everyone will be tested, regardless of your insurance coverage)
  • Your healthcare facility employee for first responder ID/badge (if applicable)

For additional information on the community based testing site, please visit  www.montcopa.org/COVID-19  or call 610-631-3000.

 
 
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