COVID-19 testing starts outside Greenville Walmart
Many people want to know if they have COVID-19 and here in the east people are using a drive-thru testing site at an eastern Carolina Walmart.
Cars started lining up Wednesday morning at around 7:00 a.m. at the Walmart on Greenville Boulevard.
This test is for people with symptoms of COVID-19. It's also for health care providers and first responders who may not be showing any symptoms.
This test is running Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7:00 a.m. until 9:00 a.m.
To take part you have to make an appointment. To make an appointment,
An Eastern Carolina Walmart is offering drive-thru testing for the COVID-19 virus.
The Walmart on Greenville Boulevard will offer the service every Monday, Wednesday, and Friday from 7:00-9:00 a.m.
Walmart says there is no out-of-pocket cost to those taking the test and it is for those who are showing symptoms of COVID-19, or to any health care providers and first responders--even if they are not exhibiting symptoms.
To make an appointment,
Those being tested will need to wear a mask and stay in their cars while they are verified for eligibility and tested. It will use a self-administered nasal swab that allows participants to swab their own nose while inside their vehicles.
Questions about the testing can be answered by calling 1-800-635-8611.