The southwestern Louisiana Office of Public Health has added more COVID-19 mobile test sites to its schedule for next week.
Testing will be available from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. Monday, October 19 through Friday, October 23 at:
- Allen Parish Health Unit @ 145 Hospital Drive in Oakdale,
- Beauregard Parish Health Unit @ 216 Evangeline St. in DeRidder, and
- Calcasieu Parish Health Unit @ 3236 Kirkman St.in Lake Charles.
Testing sites will be using the laboratory eTrueNorth to conduct tests and provide results for the general public. Pre-registration is NOT required but encouraged by going to www.DoINeedaCOVID19test.com. A telephone number and email address must be provided to be tested. An ID is NOT required.
With eTrueNorth laboratory processing the tests, it is taking about 3-5 days to get results which will be provided by email notification and on the eTrueNorth portal. Positive results will also be contacted by phone.
These testing sites are staffed by members of LANG.