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Daily COVID Testing in Pike County

By Margaret Allen
COVID-19 testing is available daily, Tuesdays through Saturdays from 9 AM to 6 PM at the Pike County Pennsylvania Welcome Center in Matamoras through Saturday June 5th. Up to 450 people can be tested per day. Mid-nasal passage swab PCR tests will be performed. Testing is on a first-come, first-serve basis and is completely free. No appointment is necessary. Testing is open to individuals who are not county residents. Patients must be ages 3 and older and are not required to show symptoms of COVID-19 in order to be tested. Patients are encouraged to bring a photo-ID. Registration will also be completed on-site. The turnaround time for testing results is one to three days after testing.

The site will be closed on Friday, May 28 and Saturday, May 29 before Memorial Day.