Mobile COVID-19 Testing Coming to Jackson, Jefferson Counties

Mobile COVID-19 Testing Coming to Jackson, Jefferson Counties

SPRINGFIELD – The Illinois Department of Public Health has several mobile testing teams that will be dispatched in Jackson and Jefferson counties throughout the week.

Here are the following stops:

  • Nov. 10 and 12 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Hopewell Missionary Baptist Church in Carbondale
  • Nov. 11 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at Trico Community Unit School District on Illinois 4 in Campbell Hill
  • Nov. 9-15 from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m. at the Aquatic Zoo in Mt. Vernon

Anyone can be tested, regardless of symptoms or immigration status. There is no cost to the person for testing, but he/she should bring an insurance card. However, insurance is not required. Specimens will be collected using a simple nasal swab. Drive-through and walk-up testing are both available at most locations.

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