VIGO COUNTY, Ind. (WTHI) - Changes are coming tp COVID-19 testing in Vigo County.
After this Friday, Optum will not be operating in the county. The Vigo County Health Department, Union Health, and Regional Hospital will work together to offer testing.
This starts on Monday.
UNION HEALTH TESTING
You will be able to get tested at the Union drive-through site, at the 'West Building,' or Building 2, of the hospital.
Location: 6th and Beech Streets
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Wednesday - 10:00 am to 6:30 pm
Saturday, Sunday - 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Regional's testing is at the pavilion behind the main hospital. The entrance is on the west side of the building. That is the same location Optum is currently operating.
Location: 501 E. St. Anthony Drive
Monday, Wednesday, Thursday, Friday - 8:00 am to 2:00 pm
Tuesday - 2:00 pm - 8:00 pm
Saturday - 8:00 am to 1:00 pm
- Testing is open to Indiana residents only, but you do not have to be a Vigo County resident
- A physician order is not required
- Results will be available in three to six days
- There is no charge
- Must be two-year-old or older
- You do not have to show symptoms to be tested
Union Health is planning on using its existing COVID-19 Hotline number for people that have questions. You can call them at 812-238-4871.
To see a list of test sites statewide, click here.