LIST: COVID-19 testing to expand in Northeast Tennessee

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(WJHL) — The Northeast Regional Health Office announced that surrounding health departments are ramping up on COVID-19 testing throughout the region starting August 18.

This follows as the area has been experiencing a spike of COVID-19 cases, with numbers and rates nearly mirroring those seen in January 2021.

News Channel 11 compiled a list of Northeast Tennessee health departments along with the types of COVID-19 testing and availabilities:

  • Carter County — Great Lakes Workface Development Facility at 386 TN-91, Elizabethton will offer nasal swab PCR tests Monday through Friday 8:30-9:30 a.m.
  • Carter County — 403 E. G St., Elizabethton will offer self-testing kits Monday through Friday from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.
  • Greene County — 810 W. Church St., Greeneville will offer PCR tests Monday through Friday 8:30-9:30 a.m. and self-testing kits on weekdays from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.
  • Hancock County — 178 Willow St., Sneedville will offer PCR tests Monday through Friday 8:30-9:30 a.m. and self-testing kits on weekdays from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.
  • Hawkins County- Church Hill — 247 Silver Lake Road, Church Hill will offer PCR tests Monday through Friday 8:30-9:30 a.m. and self-testing kits on weekdays from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.
  • Hawkins County- Rogersville — 201 Park Blvd., Rogersville will offer PCR tests Monday through Friday 8:30-9:30 a.m. and self-testing kits on weekdays from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.
  • Johnson County — 715 W. Main St., Mountain City will offer PCR tests Monday through Friday 8:30-9:30 a.m. and self-testing kits on weekdays from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.
  • Unicoi County — 101 Okolona Dr., Erwin will offer PCR tests Monday through Friday 8:30-9:30 a.m. and self-testing kits on weekdays from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.
  • Washington County — 219 Princeton Road, Johnson City will offer PCR tests Monday through Friday 8:30-9:30 a.m. and self-testing kits on weekdays from 8:30 a.m. until 4 p.m.

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