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COVID-19 TESTING . . . WHERE and HOW can I be tested?

 

COVID-19 DRIVE-THRU RAPID TESTING CENTER

 

  • COVID-19 DRIVE-THRU RAPID TESTING CENTER is located at York Walk-In Care, 343 US Route 1, York, Maine.
    Hours are: Monday – Thursday, 8 am – 4 pm; Friday, 8 am – 6 pm; Saturday, 10 am – 6 pm; Sunday, 10 am – 4 pm.
  • The cost is $25 per test, self-pay. Insurance is not accepted. Appointments must be booked in advance online.
    (If you are using a device other than a smart phone, Chrome is the recommended browser.)

    TO BOOK AN APPOINTMENT, PLEASE CLICK  HERE. 

  • How is the test administered? It is a simple, quick and non-invasive nasal swab, taken while you remain seated in your vehicle.
  • When will I receive my results? After the test is administered, you will be directed to a parking spot to await results of your test, usually within 15 minutes.

 

THE YORK HOSPITAL & TOWN OF YORK
DRIVE-THRU COVID-19 TESTING CENTER

 

  • The York Hospital & The Town of York DRIVE-THRU COVID-19 TESTING CENTER is located at York Walk-In Care, 343 US Route 1, York, Maine. Hours are: Monday – Thursday, 8 am – 4 pm and Friday, 8 am – 6 pm.
  • Do I need a physician’s order? Yes, The York Hospital Drive-Thru testing still requires a provider order/referral.
  • Where should my provider send the order? When you speak with your provider, please ask them to either
    fax your order to: 207-351-2602, or send via email to: Covid19.testing@yorkhospital.com
  • What if I don’t have a primary care provider to give me a referral? If you don’t have a provider, and are interested in becoming a patient at one of our primary care practices, you’re welcome to call a York Hospital caregiver at 207-752-8642 for assistance. You can also schedule a self-pay test for $25 using the Rapid Testing process (please follow instructions above). Additionally, you may visit any one of our Walk-In Care locations in Berwick, Kittery, Sanford, Wells or York, and one of our providers will be able to assist you.  Schedule a virtual Walk-In Care visit and minimize your wait time by scrolling toward the bottom of our homepage at yorkhospital.com
  • Do I need an appointment for COVID-19 Testing?  No, you do not need an appointment.  However, you must pre-register by calling 207-351-2000 prior to your arrival. If you’d like to set up your patient portal, be sure to give your email address now!
  • How is the test administered? It is a simple, quick and non-invasive nasal swab, taken while you remain seated in your vehicle.
  • When will I receive my results? Your results are typically available in 24-48 hours.
  • How will I receive my results? You will be contacted with your results by the provider who ordered your test.  Additionally, you may also receive results by accessing your York Hospital patient portal at https://www.yorkhospital.com/patient-portal/.
  • How do I access my COVID-19 test results on York Hospital’s Patient Portal? If you already have a York Hospital Patient Portal, click here for York Hospital’s Patient Portal Page, then click on “Hospital Portal” on the right and simply sign in. Your results should appear in 24-48 hours.  If you do not currently have a portal, your account must be set up during the registration process.  After providing your email address, within 24 hours you will receive an email invitation confirming the final steps needed to join the portal.  Your results will arrive after you finish the process, 24-48 hours following your COVID-19 test.
  • Will my insurance cover the cost of the COVID-19 Test? Most insurance companies cover COVID testing at 100%.  We recommend that you reach out to your insurance company to confirm your coverage. For further clarification, click here for more information from the Maine Bureau of Insurance. If you do not have insurance, you are welcome to schedule a self-pay test for $25 using the Rapid Testing process (please follow instructions above).
  • Can I go to the Emergency Department or any of York Hospital’s Walk-In Care locations for COVID-19 testing if the drive-thru is closed? Our Drive-Thru Testing Center at the York Walk-In Care location is open Monday – Thursday, 8 am – 4 pm and Friday, 8 am – 6 pm. Covid-19 testing in our York Emergency Department is available after a full Emergency Department evaluation, for those patients whose symptoms warrant this.

 

If you have any questions that we haven’t answered, please feel free
to reach out to us at 207-351-2000. We’re here to help.