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Multicultural Health Services

4.21(14 reviews)
2300 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 554182300 Central Ave NE
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Find and book COVID testing and rapid testing appointments in Minneapolis and get same-day results. Convenient, top-rated providers with same-day testing.

COVID testing & Rapid testing near me in Minneapolis, MN

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Multicultural Health Services

4.21(14 reviews)
2300 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 554182300 Central Ave NE
OpenThu 12:00 pm - 5:30 pm
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Compcare Occupational Medicine & Urgent Care, Eagan

Compcare Occupational Medicine & Urgent Care

1030 Blue Gentian Rd, Eagan, MN 551211030 Blue Gentian Rd
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Compcare Occupational Medicine & Urgent Care, Cottage Grove

Compcare Occupational Medicine & Urgent Care

5.0(7 reviews)
7500 80th St S, Cottage Grove, MN 550167500 80th St S
OpenThu 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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Compcare Occupational Medicine & Urgent Care, Lakeville

Compcare Occupational Medicine & Urgent Care

4.83(317 reviews)
7560 160th St W, Lakeville, MN 550447560 160th St W
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GS Labs, Minnetonka

GS Labs

11064 Cedar Lake Rd, Minnetonka, MN 5530511064 Cedar Lake Rd
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Midwest Urgent Care

Midwest Urgent Care

5.0(1 reviews)
21410 136th Ave N, Rogers, MN 5537421410 136th Ave N
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Minneapolis VA Clinic

Minneapolis VA Clinic

1201 Harmon Pl, Minneapolis, MN 554031201 Harmon Pl
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Augsburg University Athletics

Augsburg University Athletics

2211 Riverside Ave, Minneapolis, MN 554542211 Riverside Ave
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Valley Medical & Wellness, Minneapolis

Valley Medical & Wellness

2200 E Franklin Ave, Minneapolis, MN 554042200 E Franklin Ave
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ARCpoint Labs, Minneapolis

ARCpoint Labs

2336 Central Ave NE, Minneapolis, MN 554182336 Central Ave NE
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Penny George Institute for Health and Healing

Penny George Institute for Health and Healing

2833 Chicago Ave, Minneapolis, MN 554072833 Chicago Ave
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Whittier Clinic Hennepin Healthcare

Whittier Clinic Hennepin Healthcare

2810 Nicollet Ave, Minneapolis, MN 554082810 Nicollet Ave
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Allina Health Urgent Care, Greenway

Allina Health Urgent Care

3270 W Lake St, Minneapolis, MN 554163270 W Lake St
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CVS Pharmacy

CVS Pharmacy

3655 NE Central Ave, Minneapolis, MN 554183655 NE Central Ave
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North Memorial Health Specialty Center

North Memorial Health Specialty Center

3435 W Broadway Ave, Minneapolis, MN 554223435 W Broadway Ave
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Hy-Vee Pharmacy

Hy-Vee Pharmacy

3505 Bottineau Blvd, Robbinsdale, MN 554223505 Bottineau Blvd
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North Memorial Health North Market

North Memorial Health North Market

4414 N Humboldt Ave, Minneapolis, MN 554124414 N Humboldt Ave
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Labcorp

Labcorp

3700 Silver Lake Rd NE, Saint Anthony, MN 554213700 Silver Lake Rd NE
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Walgreens

Walgreens

3700 Silver Lake Rd NE, Saint Anthony, MN 554213700 Silver Lake Rd NE
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NMH Clinic, St. Anthony

NMH Clinic

2600 39th Ave NE, Saint Anthony, MN 554212600 39th Ave NE
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Latest COVID Testing updates

Jun 15, 2022
COVID vaccines for kids under 5 move closer to FDA authorization after committee backs shots. The FDA’s committee of independent vaccine experts voted unanimously to recommend Moderna and Pfizer’s shots for use in infants through toddlers. The FDA will likely accept the recommendation and authorize the shots this week.(CNBC)
Jun 15, 2022
BA.4 and BA.5 — "sister variants" of the original omicron strain — are gaining prevalence in the U.S. and now account for about 1 in 5 confirmed COVID-19 cases nationwide, CDC data shows. (Becker's)

COVID Testing FAQs

  • How much does COVID testing cost in Minneapolis?

    In many cases, COVID testing can be free. Many state and local health departments continue to offer free testing to community residents as part of their response to the pandemic. In other cases, commercially insured patients, or those on Medicare or Medicaid, may receive testing at no out of pocket cost, or with a nominal office visit copay. For cash paying patients, or those that need rapid COVID testing which will deliver results in under an hour, COVID tests can range from $50 to $150 each. It is best to call your healthcare provider prior to getting tested to better understand the cost of the specific test you require.

  • Where can I get free COVID testing in Minneapolis?

    COVID testing is available for free under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, which includes testing for those without health insurance. Check with your Minneapolis-area health department as they are generally a good source for free COVID tests, or can at least point you in the right direction. Additionally, you can ask your primary care provider to recommend a free COVID test site.

  • Where can I get COVID testing in Minneapolis?

    COVID testing is available at many outlets near Minneapolis including urgent care centers, retail clinics, primary care offices, health departments, and more. Different venues will have different types of tests available, many at different price points. Some testing sites are allowing walk-in patients, however, many are still requiring some degree of advance booking to control patient volume.

  • Where can I get a rapid COVID test in Minneapolis?

    Rapid testing—both PCR (molecular) and antigen tests—is offered through many Minneapolis-area urgent care centers and physician offices, usually at an additional cost ranging from $50 up to $150 per test. Usually this will allow you to get results back in under an hour, and require advanced booking through the provider. However, if you can wait 24 hours for your results, many labs are turning around send-out lab tests in that time frame, which could save you some money.

  • How to make an appointment for COVID testing in Minneapolis?

    Same-day and next day appointments for COVID testing in Minneapolis are bookable directly through Solv. Simply browse the list of healthcare providers conducting COVID tests above, find one with a “Book Online” button, and book a time that aligns with your schedule stating “COVID-19 Test” as your reason for visit.

  • Can I get tested for antibodies if I am sick with COVID-19 Minneapolis?

    An antibody test for COVID-19 might inform you if you previously had a coronavirus infection. Because it can take between 1–3 weeks after an infection for your body to develop these antibodies, an antibody test during an active infection would not be successful. To see if you are currently infected, you need a viral test.

  • Do I need a COVID test if I have been vaccinated?

    Even if you have been fully vaccinated, if you have been exposed to someone who has COVID-19, experts believe that you should be tested yourself, particularly if you are experiencing cold and flu symptoms commonly aligned with the coronavirus.

  • How long does COVID testing take?

    Getting a COVID test is quick. Most tests are done with a nasal swab, which takes less than a minute to swab both nostrils. Depending on where you get your COVID test, this means you could be in and out of the testing site in as little as 10-15 minutes. During busy times—particularly around holidays—testing sites may be busier than usual and wait times may be longer.

  • How long does it take to get COVID test results in Minneapolis?

    Most labs are returning send-out molecular (PCR) COVID test results within 24-48 hours of the test. Some sites take longer, so call and ask if the reason for the test is proof for travel. Rapid COVID tests are processed on-site and are able to deliver results in under an hour, sometimes in as little as 15 min.

  • Do COVID tests detect the Delta variant and Omicron variant?

    Regular COVID tests are able to detect both the Delta variant and Omicron variant in that they can determine whether or not you have the coronavirus. However, they can't tell which variation is involved. That would necessitate genomic sequencing, which is a different process from regular virus testing that not all labs can undertake. Sequencing is uncommon and can cost up to $100 per test. Since the treatment is the same for any variant, it is not clinically useful to an individual patient to know whether the infection was caused by a variant or not.

Recent COVID Testing Reviews (20)

I had a Covid test from my car, it took 5 minutes and I had the results in 20 minutes. I have recommended Solv to several people.

- Verified patient on 12/22

It was a very friendly place! I went in to get a rapid covid test and I was in and out in about 40 mins with my results!

- Verified patient on 10/14

Quick and professional. So much better than going to the hospital/clinic. I will be back if I need urgent care or a rapid covid test!

- Verified patient on 1/28

Very fast and efficient COVID testing. Would highly recommend!

- Verified patient on 12/31

First COVID test, wonderful bed side manner!! Even had a few laugh’s !! Totally pain free, true professionals!! Thanks again.

- Verified patient on 1/12

Appreciated how the staff treated my 9 yr old and took the time to check her for other illnesses and discuss her symptoms after Covid test came back negative.

- Verified patient on 5/12

The staff was great with my 5 year daughter who was very anxious about her COVID test. They were patient and explained everything to her prior to the test to calm her down. Thanks!

- Verified patient on 7/20

First COVID test, wonderful bed side manner!! Even had a few laugh’s !! Totally pain free, true professionals!! Thanks again.

- Verified patient on 1/12

Never heard of them before today. They were only ones available for rapid covid test today. I made appointment and they let me in early! Very friendly and very professional. My Dr took extra time with me after learning I tested positive! I will ask they see my wife next!

- Verified patient on 9/30

I made an appointment for a covid test but decided to wait a few more days on the advise of the emt there.

- Verified patient on 12/17

Found out I came in contact with a positive covid case at 4:20PM today. Googled “rapid covid tests near me”, and I was getting my nose swabbed by 5:00 with results at 5:10. Insanely fast, kind, and caring staff. My nurse was a rockstar and Amar was incredibly kind. These people deserve your business.

- Verified patient on 2/20

First time going there. I took my twins for a rapid covid test. They were great with the kids and very efficient getting two done at once. We were in and out in less than an hour with our results.

- Verified patient on 10/19

The appt took longer than expected. I was there for 60 min for a rapid COVID test. Staff was friendly, care was good and facility was clean.

- Verified patient on 2/22

Well I thought I did my paper work prior to the visit but apparently I didn’t finish I wish we would of went over it before and maybe a Covid test just to check to see if I had Covid first before I got the shot my next question is about the 2 nd dose is it required?

- Verified patient on 4/21

I was seen right away and the procedure for getting a covid test was explained in easy to understand terms. Staff was very friendly and even though my test was negative the provider spent time with me talking about my symptoms and the best way to treat them. Highly recommend- was in and out in thirty minutes

- Verified patient on 1/19

Great place to go for professional care. The staff took real interest in my COVID test and were really friendly and caring . I felt that they too were happy about my negative test. I will use the clinic when ever I have a medical need. Thanks to a great staff!

- Verified patient on 10/25

Great experience from scheduling to COVID testing to the staff and doctor. The rapid pcr is exactly what I needed for international travel. The rapid test is an in- house molecular PCR naat test and I had results within about 15 minutes. Would come here again for other urgent care needs as well

- Verified patient on 8/5

We were in for travel COVID tests. I have nothing but good things to say about my booking experience, the staff when we got there and the expediency of being taken care of..

- Verified patient on 11/15

Quick and easy to schedule a rapid response Covid test on the same day. Personable staff. Clean facility.

- Verified patient on 3/8

I had a Covid test from my car, it took 5 minutes and I had the results in 20 minutes. I have recommended Solv to several people.

- Verified patient on 12/22

Minneapolis COVID Testing & Rapid Testing

Types of COVID Tests

There are two types of coronavirus tests (COVID-19 tests) available, those that can test for a current infection (viral test) and those that can test for a past infection (antibody test).

Viral COVID testing can be done in a few different ways, the most common being nose swabs, but saliva tests are becoming more popular. Some tests are processed out on-site and can provide results in as little as 30 minutes. These are called rapid COVID tests. The majority of tests, on the other hand, are collected at the clinic on-site and then submitted to off-site labs for processing. Results can take up to 2-3 days to arrive. 

Antibody testing looks for a past infection and may not reveal if you have an active COVID-19 infection because antibodies can take up to three weeks to form in your body. The presence of COVID antibodies may help to prevent you from becoming infected with the same virus again; but, because the clinical understanding of COVID-19 is still developing, it's unclear how long that protection will continue.

Who should get tested for current infection

The CDC currently defines four instances where COVID testing is recommended:

  1. If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 including fever or chills, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headache, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, or diarrhea.
  2. If you have been in close contact with someone with confirmed COVID-19. Close contact is defined as within 6 feet for a total of 15 minutes or more over a 24-hour period. If you have been vaccinated, or tested positive in the past 3 months and not experiencing symptoms, you do not need to be tested.
  3. If you are unvaccinated and participated in high-risk activities where distancing is not an option. This could include travel, large social or mass gatherings, crowded indoor settings, etc.
  4. If you have been referred to get a COVID test by your healthcare provider or local health department. 

How is testing done for COVID-19?

Most COVID tests are collected by a nasal swab. A member of the medical team puts a swab inside your nose for a few seconds on each side to collect the sample. After that, the samples are packaged according to CDC guidelines and tested on-site or transported to a facility for testing. The lab will test samples for the presence of the coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2), which causes COVID infection and either your care provider or the lab will notify you with the results as soon as they are available.

PCR vs Antigen Testing

Viral COVID tests are available as molecular and antigen tests. The molecular test, also known as a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test, usually delivers results within a few days since most of these tests are sent to offsite labs for analysis. The average turnaround time for PCR test results is 48 hours, but in some instances may be significantly longer due to backlogs related to insufficient lab volume and capacity. Antigen tests are also known as rapid tests and have an average turnaround time of between 15 to 30 minutes.

Both PCR and rapid COVID tests can be used to test people exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19, those who were close contacts to COVID-19, and those without COVID-19 symptoms who live or work in a high-risk setting (such as a nursing facility); or those individuals who are identified as part of outbreak detection and response. The rapid COVID test is also recommended for the screening of residents or healthcare workers at skilled nursing facilities along with a PCR confirmation, and for repeat screening for the early detection and prevention of outbreaks in congregate settings (such as schools, workplaces, and prisons).

COVID testing is available for free under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, which includes testing for those without health insurance. To reduce the risk of facing extra costs related to COVID testing, ask your primary care doctor to recommend a free COVID test site, and confirm there are no charges or fees for the test that are not covered by your insurance plan. Additionally, avoid getting a COVID test at a hospital or free-standing emergency room, as these facilities may charge fees for COVID testing and related services.

Rob Rohatsch
Medically reviewed by Dr. Rob Rohatsch, MD

Updated on Jul 25, 22

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