Covid-19 prescription-free testing open at two New Jersey sites

Edited 4/23: The “further notice” came quicker than anyone expected. Per news reports, the Governor has rescinded the availability of COVID-19 for asymptomatic people: https://www.nbcnews.com/health/health-care/new-jersey-reverses-decision-open-two-covid-19-testing-sites-n1190016

A message from NJ Office of Emergency Medical Services

Good morning,

Effective today, until further notice, COVID-19 testing at Bergen and Monmouth sites will now conduct testing on any New Jersey resident, regardless of symptom status. There is no longer a requirement that persons must be symptomatic prior to testing.

Monday, Wednesday, Saturday: 8am to 4pm
PNC Bank Arts Center – 116 Garden State Pkwy, Holmdel, NJ 07733

Tuesday, Thursday, Friday, Sunday: 8am to 4pm
Bergen Community College – 400 Paramus Road, Paramus Campus – Lots B & C, Paramus, NJ 07652

When you arrive, you will need to provide and do the following:

Provide proof of residency in New Jersey (Picture ID)
Keep your window up. You will be directed when to lower the window just enough to slide paper though
Be prepared to hold you drivers license or ID up to the window
Do not exit your vehicle
Restrooms are not available

Should this schedule change, we will send another announcement out.

If you have any general questions or concerns, the NJ Poison Control Center and 211 have partnered with the State to provide information to the public on COVID-19:

Call (General COVID-19 Questions): 2-1-1 (24/7)
Call (Medical COVID-19 Questions): 1-800-962-1253 (24/7)
Text NJCOVID to 898-211 to receive alerts

Thanks to the Hopewell Township Fire District No.1 for posting this information.

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