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NOTE: The phone number to call for free testing is dependent on the county you live in.
Call (706) 721-5800 to reach the Augusta/ East Central Health District Direct Patient Line. This number is for the following counties: Burke, Columbia, Emanuel, Glascock, Jefferson, Jenkins, Lincoln, McDuffie, Richmond, Screven, Taliaferro, Warren and Wilkes.
Direct Patient lines are open:
Testing is available to all Georgians who request it, whether they have symptoms or not. Individuals wanting to be tested can contact any Georgia public health department to schedule an appointment at a location convenient to them. Click here to find a testing site near you.
If you live in South Carolina, please click here to search for testing sites close to you.
If you believe that you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 or have been exposed to the novel coronavirus, please contact your primary care doctor or an urgent care clinic. Please do not show up unannounced at an emergency room or health care facility.