Coronavirus testing: How to be tested for COVID-19 in Northeast Florida, Southeast Georgia

New COVID-19 testing site to open at Walmart in Jacksonville

JACKSONVILLE, Fla. — The Jacksonville area has walk-up and drive-through COVID-19 testing sites. View the list of testing sites below and click here to watch LIVE coronavirus updates on FOX30 and CBS47.

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Testing site at Walmart in Jacksonville

There is a COVID-19 drive-thru testing site at the Walmart parking lot at 12100 Lem Turner Road. The site is a partnership with the store and Quest. You must make an appointment by clicking here. Community leaders are working to ensure everyone who needs a test, can get one.

More drive-thru testing sites in Jacksonville

The below COVID-19 drive-thru testing sites will open on Wednesday, July 8 at 8 a.m. and will close on Wednesday, July 15, at 6 p.m.:

  • SEARS parking lot at the Regency Square Mall located at 9501 Arlington Expressway from 8 a.m to 6 p.m.
  • First Coast Senior High School located at 590 Duval Station Rd. from 8 a.m to 6 p.m.
  • Frank H. Peterson Academies located at 7450 Wilson Blvd. from 8 a.m to 6 p.m.

The sites offer appointments with online registration. To make an appointment, go to: www.DoINeedACovid19Test.com.

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To be tested at TIAA Bank Field

The federal testing site at TIAA Bank Field at Lot J will be open seven days a week, from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. for as long as supplies last.

Anyone, regardless of symptoms can now be tested at the TIAA Bank Field Lot J testing site, according to a news release. The tests are free and no appointment is required to come to the drive-thru testing site. A maximum of five people can be tested per vehicle, which must have working A/C and windows that open and fully close.

Adults need a valid photo ID. Those coming to be tested should be prepared to answer a prescreening questionnaire.

Avecina Medical

Avecina Medical, a private clinic, is testing patients regardless of symptoms. They take walk-ins at their three locations in Jacksonville, Julington Creek and Oakleaf. Patients can make an appointment online.

If they don’t have insurance, they can still get tested but would be responsible for the cost of the office visit plus $99 for the lab test from Quest Diagnostics.

How to be tested in St. Johns County

Free drive-thru COVID-19 testing offered on Saturday, June 20th, from 8:00 a.m. – 11:00 a.m. in the parking of the St. Johns County Health & Human Services Building located at 200 San Sebastian View, St. Augustine, FL 32084.

St. Johns County requests that there is no more than four people per car, each person has a form of photo identification, for each car to bring their own pen and no pets in the car. Also, for the health and safety of public health responders, all people in the car over age 2 must have a mask or other alternative face covering.

Testing will be conducted while supplies last and weather permitting, on a first come, first serve basis.

How to be tested in Camden County

According to the Camden County Sheriff’s Office, you can get tested for COVID-19 for free on Tuesdays from 8:30 a.m. to 11 a.m. in Woodbine at the Cornelia Jacksonville Memorial Park located at Camden Avenue and 15th Street. You will need to bring a form of ID that shows your address. However, the Sheriff’s Office says the testing in free for anyone from anywhere.

Anyone can get tested regardless of symptoms and no appointment is necessary. All testing is free. The schedule is subject to change based on availability of testing kits. Should there be any changes, the public will be made aware as soon as possible.

Residents can also get tested at “fixed” sites in Bryan, Chatham, and Glynn counties but appointments are required. Weekend hours are available at some of these locations. Call the COVID-19 Testing Call Center at 912-230-9744 to begin the appointment process at these fixed sites.

For more information on testing locations, go to covid19.gachd.org