ECU Physicians sets up COVID-19 testing site only for patients directed by doctor

GREENVILLE, NC (WITN) - ECU Physicians has set up a COVID- 19 testing site for patients who have seen a doctor and are recommended to get tested.

The patient must be screened by an ECU physician via telephone or virtual visit.

The office says the goal is to conserve equipment and testing supplies, which they say is at a critical shortage.

ECU Physicians says they do not plan to open any type of community screening at this time.