COVID-19 Diagnostic Tests

COVID-19 Diagnostic Tests

Provider: CORONAVIRUS HEALTHCARE - TESTING

Information about COVID-19 Testing

FAQs about Coronavirus variants, including Delta, Alpha, Beta, and Gamma
The CDC is tracking a number of variants of concern in the United States. Local testing to determine which variant of Coronavirus an individual is infected with is not currently available. Available Coronavirus testing will provide a positive result if any of the variant strains including Delta are detected. Visit http://publichealth.lacounty.gov/media/Coronavirus/docs/about/FAQ-Variants.pdf for up to date information.

LA County Testing Sites
The County of Los Angeles and CORE (Community Organized Relief Effort), is providing free COVID-19 testing to ALL Los Angeles County residents, whether or not you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms.

Visit the link below to make an appointment for a COVID-19 test.
https://la.fulgentgenetics.com/appointment

Walk In Appointment Sites
Additional testing sites which accept walk ins without an appointment are available at https://covid19.lacounty.gov/testing/

Individuals without internet access can call Optumserve at (888) 634-1123 Monday through Friday, from 7:00am to 7:00pm to schedule a testing appointment.

City of Los Angeles Testing Sites
Appointments are no longer required to get tested at City of L.A. sites. You can visit any City of L.A. walk-up or drive thru site Monday - Saturday from 8 am to 3 pm. Union Station is also open on Sundays, from 8 am to 3 pm.

https://corona-virus.la/covid-19-testing

Community Church Testing Sites
LA County Health Services with partners from the Tabernacle Community Development Corporation and Black Church COVID-19 Testing Partnership are offering free testing at select churches serving under-resourced African Americans. No appointment is required. Visit link below for a list of testing sites.
https://www.aacec-cal.org/covid19testing

Home Test Kits
The LA County Home Test Collection program offers an option to receive a free a free at-home nasal swab COVID-19 test. To qualify, you must:
- Have symptoms of COVID-19 or think you were exposed to COVID-19, AND
- Are age 65 years or older; OR
- Are unable to leave your home

Visit https://covid19.lacounty.gov/la-county-holiday-home-test-collection-program/ to enroll.

Schools - Testing Strategies & Resources
Visit https://schools.covid19.ca.gov/ for additional information and resources for K-12 School Testing. Testing FAQs
General guidance about the testing process is available at http://publichealth.lacounty.gov/acd/ncorona2019/covidtests/

FAQ's regarding testing and testing results is available at https://covid19.lacounty.gov/testing-faq/

Testing Results
If you have been tested but have not yet received test results, see links below to find the contact email or phone number to your specific testing lab:
http://file.lacounty.gov/SDSInter/lac/1072747_FollowUpforTestResultsperTestingSite.pdf

If your site was not listed there, please check here:
https://covid19.lacounty.gov/wp-content/uploads/Test-Site-Follow-Up.pdf

Individuals without internet access can call the applicable number for test results:
- Optumserve at (888) 634-1123
- Curative, Fulgent and Healthvana at (213) 348-2004

For FAQs with guidance based on the test results received:
http://publichealth.lacounty.gov/media/coronavirus/docs/about/GuidanceTestResults.pdf APPLICATION PROCEDURE See information above. FEES/PAYMENT SOURCE Not applicable.
Application Procedure

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