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LOCATIONS IN WAYNE COUNTY WHERE YOU CAN GET A COVID-19 TEST

 

April 23, 2020

WAYNE COUNTY – Testing criteria for Coronavirus Disease (COVID-19) has been expanded in Michigan to include individuals with mild symptoms and essential workers still reporting to work in person, whether they have symptoms or not.

Testing availability differs by states, Anyone with symptoms should self isolate and talk to a healthcare professional.

1. If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, such as fever, cough, or shortness of breath, please contact your healthcare provider or telehealth program to discuss whether you should be evaluated for testing.

2. Each coronavirus test provider will determine if testing is appropriate based on your symptoms, risk factors and test availability.

3. Call the coronavirus test site before you go to learn about testing criteria, availability, and hours. This information is changing daily.

Here's a list of Wayne County drive-thru Covid-19 test locations:

American Indian Health and Family Services

Address: 4880 Lawndale, Detroit, MI 48210

Phone: (313) 846-6030

Who can get tested: - Individuals who have been triaged by an AIHFS provider to determine if testing is necessary. - Individuals who have received a testing order or prescription from their doctor and have a scheduled appointment with AIHFS. Steps: - Contact your doctor if you believe you have COVID-19, are showing symptoms, or have come in contact with an infected person. - Your doctor will either: 1) Schedule an appointment for testing or 2) Write an order/prescription and instruct you to make an appointment at a testing site. - If you do not have a doctor and would like to be triaged for testing, contact AIHFS @ (313) 846-6030 Monday - Friday, 9am - 5pm. On the day of your appointment: - Bring a valid photo ID (minors must have consent from a legal guardian. - Bring your written testing order from your doctor - if applicable. - Bring your insurance card if applicable (insurance payment is not required).

Ascension St. John Hospital

Address: 22101 Moross Rd, Detroit, MI 48236

Phone: (833) 981-0738

If you have a fever, cough or other respiratory symptoms, please call (833) 981-0738 prior to visiting one of our Ascension facilities, so you can be screened by a nursing professional. Ascension Michigan locations have established COVID-19 triage areas near all emergency departments. Ascension Online Care is also offering video urgent care visits at a discounted rate of $20 (use the code HOME), so you can talk to a doctor from home. No insurance required. Download the app at http://www.ascension.org/onlinecare. There is also an online COVID-19 Self-Assessment.

Beaumont Hospital, Dearborn

Address: 18101 Oakwood Blvd, Dearborn, MI 48124

Phone: (800) 592-4784

Drive-thru Screening/Testing Site. Beaumont Hospital has set-up a hotline staffed by Beaumont nurses as a community resource for timely, accurate information about COVID-19 symptoms and virtual screening for people who are experiencing symptoms - (800) 592-4784. The line is open from 7 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday through Friday and 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Saturday and Sunday. Nurses will answer questions about the virus and direct patients to the appropriate level of care. A COVID-19 Online Risk Assessment is also available. For information on Curbside screening: https://www.beaumont.org/health-wellness/coronavirus/curbside-screening For Virtual screening: https://secure.beaumont.org/VirtualScreening https://dwihn.org/files/7115/8457/1590/Testing_Sites_3.18.2020.pdf

Central City Integrated Health

Address: 10 Peterboro St, Detroit, MI 48201

Phone: (313) 578-6123

Patients are assessed in person upon arrival. Those without symptoms are referred to schedule a telemedicine appointment with CCIH. Those with symptoms will be tested onsite. Patients can also contact CCIH by phone where a similar process will occur.

Coronavirus Community Care Network – State Fairgrounds (Wayne County)

Address: 778 W State Fair Ave, Detroit, MI 48203

Phone: (313) 230-0505

Free testing is by appointment only. Macomb, Oakland, and Wayne Counties' Residents ONLY. In order to be tested, patients need to first get a doctor's order and then either the doctor or the patient can call (313) 230-0505 from 9am-7pm Monday -Saturday to schedule the drive-thru appointment. If you don't have a doctor or don't have insurance, visit the website to find a list of providers in the city who are now accepting new patients, even without insurance. Testing hours are 9am - 6pm. The entrance is at E. State Fair across from Bauman Avenue. Bring a valid ID and any written testing order or prescription from your doctor. The samples will be taken by staff of the three regional health care systems from residents who will remain in their cars at the drive-thru site. There is no cost for the test. Detroit residents who don't have their own transportation can book a round trip ride from their Detroit residence to the State Fairgrounds Testing Site and back to their Detroit residence for just $2 (wheelchair accessible transportation available if requested). Patients can have a family member, friend, or caregiver go with them. People that can't provide the $2 will still be able to get a ride.

CVS Health

Address: 16301 Michigan Ave, Dearborn, MI 48126

All testing is by appointment only. Must schedule testing at https://www.cvs.com/minuteclinic/covid-19-testing

Henry Ford Hospital

Address: 2799 W Grand Blvd, Detroit, MI 48202

Phone: (313) 874-7500

Established Henry Ford Health System patients who have symptoms of COVID-19, can call the Henry Ford Health System COVID Hotline at (313) 874-1055 for advice and next steps on how to get tested. COVID-19 testing for residents of Macomb, Oakland, and Wayne counties is being conducted at the Coronavirus Community Care Network Drive-Thru Testing site located at the State Fair Grounds. To be tested at this site, you must have an order from a physician and an appointment. If you have an order from a physician, call 313-230-0505, Monday – Sunday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. for an appointment.

Henry Ford Wyandotte Hospital

Address: 2333 Biddle Ave, Wyandotte, MI 48192

Phone: (313) 874-7500

Established Henry Ford Health System patients who have symptoms of COVID-19, can call the Henry Ford Health System COVID Hotline at (313) 874-1055 for advice and next steps on how to get tested. COVID-19 testing for residents of Macomb, Oakland, and Wayne counties is being conducted at the Coronavirus Community Care Network Drive-Thru Testing site located at the State Fair Grounds. To be tested at this site, you must have an order from a physician and an appointment. If you have an order from a physician, call 313-230-0505, Monday – Sunday 9 a.m. – 6 p.m. for an appointment.

Sam's Club - partnered with Quest Diagnostics

Address: 15700 Northline, Southgate, MI 48195

Phone: (866) 448-7719

Source: https://www.thenewsherald.com/news/coronavirus/wayne-county-walmart-to-open-drive-through-covid-19-testing-site-in-southgate/article_7155bfec-7f3a-11ea-bd28-4395a2dbee2d.html?utm_medium=social&utm_source=email&utm_campaign=user-share

Drive-thru testing site where a healthcare professional will rprovide you guidance as you swab your nasal passage. Must be exhibiting signs of Covid 19 or be Health care provider or first responder. Appointments can be made by calling Quest's dedicated COVID-19 line at (866) 448-7719, Mon-Fri: 7am-7pm.

Walgreens

Address: 15516 Grand River Ave, Detroit, MI 48227

Phone: (224) 300-9069

Take an online assessment to determine your eligibility for testing at http://www.walgreens.com/coronavirus and, if qualified, you will be directed to select a location and appointment time for testing.

 

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