First Rapid COVID-19 Testing Center Sets Up In New Haven

April 17, 2020

Connecticut's first rapid COVID-19 testing center is now open at the former Gateway Community College parking lot in New Haven. The test is free for any Connecticut resident with COVID-19 related symptoms and risk factors as defined by CDC guidelines.

According to the New Haven Register, the testing site will use the Abbott ID NOW COVID-19 rapid-response test. Abbott claims it can show positive results for COVID-19 in approximately five minutes and negative results in less than 15 minutes. Patients willREMAIN IN THEIR VEHICLES for the test then drive to the Jordan’s Furniture parking to wait for the results.
If you are interested in receiving a test, you must make an appointment. Tests can be scheduled up to two days in advance. To register, click here

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