Drive-up COVID-19 testing available in Lineville Tuesday, April 28

FOR IMMEDIATE RELEASE

CONTACT: Clay County Health Department
(256) 396-6421

A drive-up COVID-19 testing clinic will be offered by the Clay County Health Department to patients who meet the testing criteria and while testing supplies last. Please call (256) 396-6421 to make an appointment.

The drive-through clinic will be held at the Clay County Health Department, 86892 Highway 9, Lineville, AL 36266 on April 28, from 9 until 11 a.m. by appointment only.

To be tested, individuals must be age 10 or older and meet these criteria:

The patient is symptomatic with at a minimum (measured or subjective)

  • Fever OR cough OR shortness of breath, AND
  • Immunocompromised or have co-morbidities, or
  • Age 65 years or older, or
  • Healthcare worker, or
  • Associated with a long-term healthcare facility, or
  • Symptoms are moderate, severe, or worsening.

If you have no symptoms, testing is not recommended. If you have mild symptoms and do not fall into one of the above high-risk groups, it is recommended that you self-isolate at home and call 1-888-264-2256 if your symptoms worsen.

Local leaders urge calm and patience during this trying time for all.

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ALABAMA DEPARTMENT OF PUBLIC HEALTH
RSA Tower 201 Monroe Street, Suite 910, Montgomery, AL 36104
Phone: (334) 206-5300 | Fax: (334) 206-5520