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Fremont County announces drive-through testing for COVID-19

Posted at 5:28 PM, Apr 23, 2020
and last updated 2020-04-23 19:28:09-04

FREMONT COUNT — According to a release, the Fremont County Department of Public Health & Environment (FCDPHE) will begin drive-through testing to individuals experiencing the symptoms of COVID-19.

Starting on Wednesday, April 29th, testing will begin by appointment only at the FDCPHE Building, which located at 201 N. 6th Street Canon City, CO.

FCDPHE will not take any unscheduled people for testing.

Appointments will be for patients that meet testing criteria (healthcare worker, first responders, critical infrastructure workers, person over the 60 years of age) or severity of symptoms.

Testing will take place from 8:30 a.m. to 11:30 a.m..

After the 29th, all testing will be held on Monday's and Wednesday's at the same time.

Appointments can be made Monday-Thursday 7:00am-5:00pm by calling 719-276-7450