More Drive through COVID-19 Testing Scheduled
South Bend, WA. – Two more dates for drive through COVID-19 testing have been added. On Wednesday April 15th there will be a drive through testing site in South Bend. On Thursday April 16th a second drive through testing will be conducted in Long Beach.
Drive through testing priority expanded in Pacific County. Priority groups now include those who are symptomatic AND in one of the following groups:
Symptomatic pregnant women
Symptomatic individuals who are Immune compromised
Symptomatic individuals who are over age 65
This is in addition to previously prioritized groups which include:
Symptomatic Healthcare employees (Includes all staff, such as kitchen staff, maintenance, etc., who work in healthcare facilities including long term care and assisted facilities. This also includes home health care workers).
Symptomatic Public Safety workers (Includes law enforcement, corrections officers, fire fighters and EMS workers).
Symptomatic Pharmacy and Grocery Store workers.
Other symptomatic employees who work in business that serve the public.
One or more of the following symptoms are required for testing: fever >100.4 degrees, dry cough, or shortness of breath.
Appointments for those meeting the criteria of a symptomatic priority group (outlined above) can be made by calling the Pacific County Emergency Operations Center at 360-875-9407 or 360-642-9407.
For more information, please contact the Direct Response line at (360) 875-9407 / (360) 642-9407 or pceocOps@co.pacific.wa.us