This Friday, June 12th, from 9am till Noon, is the last day for FREE COVID TESTING at Pineville High School, 1511 Line Street. There is no out-of-pocket expense, but please bring a photo ID and insurance care (if available).
FREE COVID TESTING COMING TO PINEVILLE
The Region 6 Office of Public Health continues to perform community testing for COVID-19. In an effort to reach out to the community, they will continue their TUESDAY site at the Exhibition Hall from 9-12 am. They are also adding a weekly satellite site on FRIDAYS.
The next three Fridays will be at Pineville High School, 1511 Line Street, Pineville, LA:
May 29, 2020 from 9-12 noon.
June 5, 2020 from 9-12 noon.
June 12, 2020 from 9-12 noon.
WHO: You may have any COVID symptoms (fever, cough, shortness of breath, headache, body aches, loss of smell, or even diarrhea) or you can be in close contact with someone who has been diagnosed as positive. You can also be in a high risk group: over 65, hypertension, diabetes, kidney disease, cancer, COPD, pregnant or other chronic disease.
HOW MUCH: There is no out-of-pocket expense, but please bring a photo ID and insurance care (if available).
WHY: Offer COVID testing to as many people as possible in diverse community settings.
All results are called as soon as they are available and subsequently mailed to the home address for possible use with your doctor and employer.
This is a collaborative effort of the Office of Public Health, CHRISTUS-St. Frances Cabrini Hospital, Rapides Regional, the City of Alexandria, Rapides Parish Office of Emergency Preparation, Rapides Parish Sheriff, Rapides Primary Care, Louisiana National Guard, Rapides Parish School Board (and Pineville HS) and the City of Pineville.