Free COVID testing site opens in Galena
GALENA, Kan. – Ivy Medical opens free COVID-19 testing site to the public.
People who need a rapid antigen or PCR test can go to the new Ivy Medical testing site at 217 W 7th St. In Galena, Kan.
The facility is open 9:00 a.m. – 5:00 p.m. Monday through Saturday, however, these hours may change according to demand. Ivy Medical says the site will operate as long as demand necessitates/Covid-19 cases are surging.
The testing site does not require an appointment or health insurance.
How to pre-register
These are the steps for anyone who wishes to take a Covid-19 test at the Ivy Medical testing site:
- Visit ivymedical.co/galena to set up a patient profile. This will help reduce your wait time once you arrive at the testing site.
- Go to 217 W. 7th St. and check in with the parking lot attendant. Drive-up patients who have set up a patient profile will be directed to an express parking space, those who have not will need to go to a separate parking area and fill out a short information form.
- A testing site staff member will come to you and administer your test. Rapid test results will be available within two hours, and PCR test results will be available within 24-72 hours.
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