COVID-19 Testing Updates for La Plata County

Free COVID-19 testing is now available through a SJBPH and Mercy Medical Center partnership.

Official COVID-19 Information for Southwest Colorado: San Juan Basin Public Health Coronoavirus Information and San Juan Basin Public Health’s Facebook Page

*If you live in Southwest Colorado and have been/still are exhibiting coronavirus-related symptoms San Juan Basin Public Health is asking that you fill out a brief and anonymous survey: SJBPH Self-Reporting Survey

LOCAL TESTING:

Diagnostic (PCR) COVID-19 testing is now available at Mercy Regional Medical Center’s Horse Gulch location (810 E 3rd St.)

Testing is available 6 days a week:

  • Monday through Thursday from 8 am to 1 pm
  • Saturday and Sunday from 10 am to 2 pm

Those with symptoms can call 1-888-540-8924 to be screened for same-day testing

Symptomatic individuals will be screened over the phone and can be tested the same day. Appointments and healthcare provider orders are not required. There is no fee for the test. The tests have been provided by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), in an effort to expand community testing efforts throughout Colorado.

Appointments and healthcare provider orders are not required. There is no fee for the test. The tests have been provided by the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE), in an effort to expand community testing efforts throughout Colorado. Lab results should be available within 48-72 hours.

Other locations in La Plata County providing PCR diagnostic testing:
• Mercy Regional Medical Center (hospital location)
• Durango Urgent Care

 

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