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MAP: Here are some coronavirus testing sites in the Houston area

A patient is tested by a healthcare professional at a drive-thru testing site for COVID-19 at United Memorial Medical Center Thursday, March 19, 2020, in Houston. For most people, the coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip)
A patient is tested by a healthcare professional at a drive-thru testing site for COVID-19 at United Memorial Medical Center Thursday, March 19, 2020, in Houston. For most people, the coronavirus causes only mild or moderate symptoms, such as fever and cough. For some, especially older adults and people with existing health problems, it can cause more severe illness, including pneumonia. (AP Photo/David J. Phillip) (Copyright 2020 The Associated Press. All rights reserved)

HOUSTON – Drive-thru testing for COVID-19 is available throughout Houston and across the state, according to the Texas Department of State Health Services.

Many sites offer free testing, while others require payment or health insurance.

Most testing facilities have a pre-screening process, which varies based on the testing center. Residents are encouraged to call or visit the testing site’s official website, as screening criteria and operating hours may change.

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Some sites are testing those without symptoms and without pre-screenings. Officials began the process by testing high-risk people such as first responders, healthcare workers, the elderly, and those with pre-existing health conditions.

Click here to see all of the Texas testing sites, which include hospitals and medical clinics.

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Things to consider when looking for a drive-thru testing site

  • Do I know the screening criteria for the drive-thru testing site?
  • Do I know the operating hours for the drive-thru testing site?
  • Do I know if the drive-thru testing site is covered by my insurance provider and/or how the billing process works?
  • Do I know how to get my testing results?

Call ahead or visit the testing site website for information, as screening criteria and operating hours may change.

How to get your COVID-19 test results?

Please contact the telephone number or online lab information provided on your drive-thru testing receipt.

If your specimen was sent to LabCorp or Quest Diagnostics to be tested, this document contains instructions on how to obtain your COVID-19 test results online.

Here is a non-comprehensive list of drive-thru testing sites available in the Houston area:


Baytown

Goose Creek ISD - Stallworth

Address: 2102 East Archer Road, Baytown, 77521

Phone: 713-439-6000

Call first. Appointment only.

Fort Bend County

Smart Financial Centre at Sugar Land

Address: 18111 Lexington Blvd., Sugar Land, 77479

Phone number: 281-207-6278

Open to all residents of Fort Bend County. Call first. Appointment only.

Website

Urgent Care For Kids Katy

Address: 23730 Westheimer Pkwy. Ste. N, Katy, 77450

No call, physician referral or appointment required.

Website

UT Physicians Sienna Drive-Thru

Address: 8810 Highway 6, Suite 100, Missouri City, 77459

Phone: 713-486-2619

Call first. Appointment only.

Website

Galveston County

Coastal Health & Wellness

Address: 9850 Emmett F Lowry Expy, Texas City, 77591

Phone: 409-978-4040 / 409-356-9950

Call first. Appointment only.

League City - City Hall Annex

Address: 500 W Walker St., League City, TX 77573

Phone: 409-356-9950

Call first. Appointment only.

Creekside Intermediate School

Address; 4320 W. Main St., League City, Texas 77573

Daily beginning Wednesday, May 6th, 2020

Appointments available daily from 9:00am - 12:00pm

To register, visit www.CommunityERHouston.com and click on “Get Tested” and choose “Clear Lake Location” or residents can call to register at: (281) 453-7777

Insurance Required or Cash Pay Available. Those without Insurance are encouraged to contact the Galveston County Health District at (409) 938-7221

Galveston County Fairgrounds

10 Jack Brooks Road, Hitchcock, Texas 77563

May 6th, 2020, 9:00am - 6:00pm

To Register: Visit www.TXcovidtest.org or call 512-883-2400

Cost: Free - No Insurance Needed

Galveston County Bayshore Park

5437 E. FM 646, Bacliff Texas

May 6th, 2020, 9:00am - 6:00pm

To Register: Visit www.TXcovidtest.org or call 512-883-2400

Cost: Free - No Insurance Needed

Montgomery County

Urgent Care For Kids - The Woodlands

Address: 1640 Lake Woodlands Drive Ste. E, The Woodlands, 77380

No appointment required.

Website

Davam Urgent Care

Address: 6022 Farm to Market Rd 1488, Magnolia, TX 77354

Call first. Physician referral required. Appointment only.

Harris County

MD Kids Pediatrics - Fry location

Address: 1410 Fry Road, Houston, 77084

Phone: 888-776-5252

Call first. Appointment only.

Website

MedExpress Katy Urgent Care Center

Address: 22915 Morton Ranch Rd., Katy, TX 77449

No appointment required. Visit the center for more information.

Katy ISD - Legacy Stadium

Address: 1830 Katyland Drive, Katy, 77493

No physician referral required. Appointment only.

Website

Walgreens

Address: 14531 Westheimer Road, Houston, 77082

No call or physician referral required. Appointment only.

Website

Houston

Forest Brook Middle School

7525 Tidwell.

Testing will take place from 10 a.m. to 5 p.m. (May 9)

Daniel Ortiz Middle School

6767 Telephone Road (May 5 through 9)

Appointment only.

Phone: 512-883-2400

Worthing High School (Sunnyside)

9215 Scott St., will extend testing through May 9. The site opened April 29

Appointment only.

Phone: 512-883-2400

Hiram Clarke Multi-Service Center

4802 Lockwood Dr. (May 5 through May 9)

No appointment necessary.

Butler Stadium

Address: 13755 South Main Street, Houston, 77035

Phone: 832-927-7575

Call first. Appointment required.

Clinicas Mi Doctor

Address: 10058 Long Point Road, Houston, 77055

Phone: 888-776-5252

Call first. Appointment only.

Website

Delmar Stadium

Address: 2020 Mangum Road, Houston, 77092

Phone: 832-393-4221

Call first. Appointment only.

Website

Forest Brook Middle School

Address: 7525 Tidwell Road, Houston 77016

Phone: 713-631-7720.

No appointment needed.

Website

MD Kids Pediatrics - Harrisburg location

Address: 6812 Harrisburg Blvd. Houston 77011

Phone: 888-776-5252

Call first. Appointment only.

Website

My Family Doctor Clinic

Address: 6430 Hilcroft Avenue, Houston, 77081

Phone: 832-709-1515

Call first. No appointment required.

Website

United Memorial Medical Center

Address: 510 West Tidwell Road, Houston, 77076

No appointment needed.

Website

United Memorial Medical Center

HCC Southeast Campus

6815 Rustic (May 7 to May 15)

No appointment/ symptoms necessary.

Photo ID and insurance (if available)

UT Physicians Victory Drive-Thru

Address: 7364 Antoine Drive, Houston, 77088

Phone: 713-486-2619

Call first. Appointment only.

Website

Click here to see all of the Texas testing sites, which include hospitals and medical clinics.


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