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1050 River Oaks Dr, Flowood, MS 392321050 River Oaks Dr
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  • Mon 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
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  • Wed 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
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  • Fri 7:00 am - 12:00 pm
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4.31(496 reviews)
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Excellent customer service. Knowledgeably answered all questions. Appointment and billing were fast. Testing next day was on time and professional. Results available within 24 hours. Highly recommend.
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955 N State St, Jackson, MS 39202955 N State St
Open until 5:00 pm
  • Mon 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sun10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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1225 N State St, Jackson, MS 392021225 N State St
Open until11:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Sun 8:00 am - 11:00 pm
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501 Marshall St, Jackson, MS 39202501 Marshall St
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1134 Winter St, Jackson, MS 392041134 Winter St
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  • Mon 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
  • Tue 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
  • Wed 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
  • Thu 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
  • Fri 9:00 am - 2:30 pm
  • SatClosed
  • SunClosed
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380 W Woodrow Wilson Ave, Jackson, MS 39213380 W Woodrow Wilson Ave
Open until 4:00 pm
  • Mon 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Tue 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Wed 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Thu 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Fri 9:00 am - 9:00 pm
  • Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Sun11:00 am - 4:00 pm
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1500 E Woodrow Wilson Ave, Jackson, MS 392161500 E Woodrow Wilson Ave
Open until11:59 pm
  • Mon12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Tue12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Wed12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Thu12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Fri12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Sat12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Sun12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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766 Lakeland Dr, Jackson, MS 39216766 Lakeland Dr
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  • Mon 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
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  • Wed 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • SatClosed
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977 Ellis Ave, Jackson, MS 39209977 Ellis Ave
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Sun10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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1777 Ellis Ave, Jackson, MS 392041777 Ellis Ave
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  • Mon 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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  • Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
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2832 Utica Ave, Jackson, MS 392092832 Utica Ave
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2860 McDowell Road Ext., Jackson, MS 392042860 McDowell Road Ext.
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  • Mon 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
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  • Fri 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
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969 Lakeland Dr, Jackson, MS 39216969 Lakeland Dr
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238 S Pearson Rd, Pearl, MS 39208238 S Pearson Rd
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  • MonClosed
  • Tue10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Wed10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Thu10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • Fri10:00 am - 2:00 pm
  • SatClosed
  • SunClosed
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The young people at this business helped me locate my wallet that I left at Circle K but could not remember which exit. They tracked the exact Circle K, the exit, and even called to ask if my wallet was there. Miracle…yes it was. So greatful for these earth angels. They all stopped what they were doing to put their heads together and solved the problem. Thank you is not enough. Greatful, Ms Marsha
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305 Meadowbrook Rd, Jackson, MS 39206305 Meadowbrook Rd
Open until 5:00 pm
  • Mon 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Tue 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Wed 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Thu 9:00 am - 7:00 am
  • Fri 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Sat10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Sun11:00 am - 5:00 pm
CVS Pharmacy - 305 Meadowbrook Rd
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310 Meadowbrook Rd, Jackson, MS 39206310 Meadowbrook Rd
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 10:00 pm
  • Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Sun10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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7 Lakeland Cir, Jackson, MS 392167 Lakeland Cir
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  • Mon 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • SatClosed
  • SunClosed
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1199 U.S. 49 Frontage Rd, Richland, MS 392181199 U.S. 49 Frontage Rd
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Sun10:00 am - 6:00 pm
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915 U.S. 49 Frontage Rd, Richland, MS 39218915 U.S. 49 Frontage Rd
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 9:00 am - 8:00 am
  • Fri 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Sun12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
CVS Pharmacy - 915 U.S. 49 Frontage Rd
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4510 Office Park Dr, Jackson, MS 392064510 Office Park Dr
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  • Mon 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • SatClosed
  • SunClosed
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On Demand Medical Testing II - 4510 Office Park Dr
Rebecca did a great job, fast, and professional.
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3189 US-80, Pearl, MS 392083189 US-80
Open until 5:00 pm
  • Mon 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sun10:30 am - 5:00 pm
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1006 Top St, Flowood, MS 392321006 Top St
Open until 5:00 pm
  • Mon 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri 8:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sun 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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2605 Courthouse Cir, Flowood, MS 392322605 Courthouse Cir
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sun 9:00 am - 6:00 pm
Very nice and professional facility
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2860 W McDowell Rd, Jackson, MS 392042860 W McDowell Rd
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2896 McDowell Rd Ext, Jackson, MS 392042896 McDowell Rd Ext
Open until 5:00 pm
  • Mon 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Tue 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Wed 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Thu 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Fri 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sat 9:30 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sun10:30 am - 5:00 pm
Labcorp - 2896 McDowell Rd Ext
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4880 Interstate 55 North Frontage Rd, Jackson, MS 392114880 Interstate 55 North Frontage Rd
Open until 7:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
  • Sun 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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2711 Greenway Dr, Jackson, MS 392042711 Greenway Dr
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2803 Suncrest Dr, Jackson, MS 392122803 Suncrest Dr
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 am
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Sun10:00 am - 6:00 pm
CVS Pharmacy - 2803 Suncrest Dr
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1497 Canton Mart Rd, Jackson, MS 392111497 Canton Mart Rd
Open until11:00 pm
  • Mon 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Tue 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Wed 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Thu 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Fri 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Sat 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
  • Sun 7:00 am - 11:00 pm
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1420 Canton Mart Rd, Jackson, MS 392111420 Canton Mart Rd
Open until 6:00 pm
  • Mon 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 9:00 am - 8:00 am
  • Fri 9:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat10:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Sun12:00 pm - 6:00 pm
CVS Pharmacy, Deville Shopping Plaza - 1420 Canton Mart Rd
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1018 N Flowood Dr, Flowood, MS 392321018 N Flowood Dr
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  • Mon 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Tue 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Wed 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Thu 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • Fri 7:30 am - 4:30 pm
  • SatClosed
  • SunClosed
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187 Doctors Dr, Pearl, MS 39208187 Doctors Dr
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  • Mon 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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  • Fri 7:00 am - 5:00 pm
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907 US 49, Richland, MS 39218907 US 49
Open until 5:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
  • Sun 1:00 pm - 5:00 pm
Fast Pace Health, Richland - 907 US 49
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200 Marketplace Dr, Richland, MS 39218200 Marketplace Dr
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3838 US-80, Pearl, MS 392083838 US-80
Open until 5:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sun 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
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544 Keyway Dr, Flowood, MS 39232544 Keyway Dr
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4880 I-55 South Frontage Rd, Jackson, MS 392114880 I-55 South Frontage Rd
Open until 7:00 pm
  • Mon 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 8:00 pm
  • Sat 9:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sun 1:00 pm - 7:00 pm
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673 Country Pl Dr, Pearl, MS 39208673 Country Pl Dr
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1132 US 49, Richland, MS 392181132 US 49
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368 Scarbrough St, Richland, MS 39218368 Scarbrough St
Open until11:59 pm
  • Mon12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Tue12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Wed12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Thu12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Fri12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Sat12:00 am - 11:59 pm
  • Sun12:00 am - 11:59 pm
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5606 Old Canton Rd, Jackson, MS 392115606 Old Canton Rd
Open until 8:00 pm
  • Mon 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Tue 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Wed 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Thu 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Fri 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Sat 9:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • SunClosed
5.0(1 reviews)
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6522 Dogwood View Pkwy, Jackson, MS 392136522 Dogwood View Pkwy
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  • Mon 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Tue 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
  • Wed 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
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  • Fri 7:00 am - 4:00 pm
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342 Gilchrist Dr, Pearl, MS 39208342 Gilchrist Dr
Open until 3:00 pm
  • Mon 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
  • Tue 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
  • Wed 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
  • Thu 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
  • Fri 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
  • Sat 8:30 am - 7:00 pm
  • Sun 8:30 am - 3:00 pm
3.0(2 reviews)
Over the many years and Times we have been there, it has always been very good. They are busy so yes, you may have to wait but they have caught on 2 occasions life/ death situations for my husband and sent him to the hospital. Very helpful to me as well.
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4816 Lakeland Dr, Flowood, MS 392324816 Lakeland Dr
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  • Mon 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Tue 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Wed 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Thu 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • Fri 8:00 am - 4:30 pm
  • SatClosed
  • SunClosed
Labcorp - 4816 Lakeland Dr
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4635 US-80, Pearl, MS 392084635 US-80
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6365 I-55, Jackson, MS 392136365 I-55
Open until 5:00 pm
  • Mon10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Tue10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Wed10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Thu10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Fri10:00 am - 7:00 pm
  • Sat11:00 am - 5:00 pm
  • Sun12:00 pm - 5:00 pm
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6250 Old Canton Rd, Jackson, MS 392116250 Old Canton Rd
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  • Mon 8:00 am - 6:00 pm
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  • Sat 8:00 am - 5:30 pm
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920 E County Line Rd, Ridgeland, MS 39157920 E County Line Rd
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COVID-19 Testing FAQs

  • How much does COVID testing cost?

    COVID testing can be free in many circumstances. As part of their response to the epidemic, many Mississippi health departments continue to provide free testing to community citizens. In some situations, commercially insured patients, as well as those on Medicare or Medicaid, may be able to get testing for free or for a small office visit fee. COVID tests can cost anything from $50 to $150 each test for cash-paying individuals or those who require speedy answers in under an hour. It's best to call your doctor before getting tested so you can get a better idea of how much the test will cost.

  • Where can I get free COVID testing?

    The Families First Coronavirus Response Act, which covers testing for people without health insurance, makes COVID testing free nationwide. Check with your local Mississippi health department for details since they are usually an excellent source of free COVID tests, or can at least lead you in the proper way. You can also ask your health care practitioner for a recommendation for a free COVID test location.

  • Where can I get COVID testing in Mississippi?

    COVID testing is available at many outlets near Mississippi 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 Mississippi?

    Rapid testing—both PCR (molecular) and antigen tests—is offered through many Mississippi-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 Mississippi?

    Same-day and next day appointments for COVID testing in Mississippi 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?

    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, scientists feel you should be checked if you have been exposed to someone who has COVID-19, especially if you are suffering cold or flu symptoms that are usually associated with the coronavirus.

  • How long does COVID testing take?

    A COVID test is quick. A nasal swab is used for the majority of tests, and it takes less than a minute to swab both nostrils. This means you might be in and out of the testing center in as little as 10-15 minutes, depending on where you obtain your COVID test. Testing sites may be busier than usual during popular seasons, especially around holidays, and wait times may be higher.

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

    Most labs are sending out COVID test results via molecular (PCR) 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 tests are processed on-site and can provide findings in less than an hour, sometimes as quickly as 15 minutes.

  • 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-19 Testing Reviews (20)

I came In cause i am sick but had to pay $50 for covid test that was negative and then told it's 60 to 70 percent accurate when I knew it was a cold I had then she refused to give me a steroid shot. If the test is not that accurate then don't offer them or make us pay for them. We go to the doctor to feel better not to get changed for all your testing and you tell me to buy over the counter medication if I would have known all this I would have went somewhere else and felt like they wanted to make me well not make me pay for covid , flu and office visit and tell me to buy over the counter medicine.

- Verified patient on 2/5

Need more staff. Should have at least a practitioner, front desk person, and nurse. Using the front desk person to conduct admin and then do vitals, and help with running labs is not efficient. Using the NP to see patients and helping with labs is not efficient. A nurse should be doing vitals, running labs, conducting Covid test, etc. The staff did a great job and were very professional. They are just stretched too thin. The official “check-in” time is not the same as the “arrival” time. We sat in the waiting room for over an hour before our official “check-in” time.

- Verified patient on 6/5

The wait was long but understandable. We were there for a Covid test, as were several people ahead of us. The receptionist out front (Tonya) was very sweet and helpful. The nurse practitioner that I saw was really nice and outgoing. She did a very good job and gave me some tips on what to get for my knee while I am awaiting a partial replacement. I think her name was K Coggins. At least she was the one that filled out the paperwork. I will recommend urgent team to my friends.

- Verified patient on 12/20

The only thing I didn’t like when a nurse told me she was going to give a COVID test and flu.I know didn’t have COVID it have do with my chest and throat and face feeling it swelling up. Why do they think you have COVID everytime you sick. I have COVID last year I know I didn’t have it this time . I know my body. Thank you !!!!!

- Verified patient on 12/15

I live out of town and needed a rapid covid test. They were open Sunday and able to take me. The phone call initially left me wondering, three girl who answered the phone did not seem friendly. When I got there everyone was super nice and I was taken care of quickly. My test was negative😊

- Verified patient on 9/26

I love this urgent care it’s the best! Took a covid test with only a 15 minute wait after test but went in for a sinus infection . Made me feel better to know . Dr is always amazing and they understand my nausea problem due to sinus issues ! I love them !

- Verified patient on 4/8

Given that the wait time was unusually long due to covid issues, I felt very grateful to have the service available in Picayune to get covid testing so easily. Thank you to the staff and doctors who has been dealing with this pandemic for such a long time.

- Verified patient on 12/28

It was incredible! I was so nervous for my 4 year old to have a covid test but his nurse (Janette) was fabulous. She even had a popsicle for him after the test. We will certainly be back!!

- Verified patient on 9/4

Had to get a covid test because I was exposed at work. Kat was awesome, quick and super nice! The rest of the staff was great too. My first time here but would highly recommend them!!

- Verified patient on 4/27

I came in for a Rapid covid test. Everyone was really nice, especially the lady and the front desk and the lady that took my vitals. Service was quick and the office was very clean.

- Verified patient on 5/12

Med tech very nice, and Alexandria was very easy to communicate with. Explained reasons for the medications prescribed and suggestions for a COVID test. I hope you keep her!!! Alexandria and Linsey are great.

- Verified patient on 1/14

Very friendly and we’re so good with my 6-year old. They pretended to give her stuffed animal a covid test to make her feel more comfortable before she got hers.

- Verified patient on 8/21

This was the second time bringing my daughter for the rapid covid test. No matter how busy they are the staff is always super nice and professional!

- Verified patient on 2/15

Was out of town and look all over to get a Covid test, they made it easy and simple and didn’t have to get out my car!

- Verified patient on 7/21

All of the ladies are polite, professional and such a joy to meet. My Covid test travel needs were handled efficiently and with care.

- Verified patient on 5/6

I needed a rapid Covid test after exposure. It was quick. The staff were friendly and supportive.

- Verified patient on 10/6

Very friendly , professional, and educated me on the COVID testing I will use them again

- Verified patient on 2/5

took the covid test. very very invasive but the doctor was really nice and cheerful

- Verified patient on 6/8

I had a Covid test and it didn’t even hurt. The nurse did great!

- Verified patient on 8/3

Went in for a COVID test. It went quick and easy.

- Verified patient on 4/21

About COVID 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.

Molecular vs Antigen Tests

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.

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