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Coronavirus (COVID-19) Information

Use the assessment tool provided by the CDC to help determine whether you should be tested for COVID-19.

There are multiple testing options available to Texans. Learn about the different type of COVID-19 tests that look for different things, including current infection versus past infection. 

 • Types of COVID-19 Tests

Public screening and antibody collection sites are available statewide, in-person and at drive-thru locations. View the map of all sites to find the closest one to you. Check your location’s hours and referral requirements before your visit.

This information and more can be found on the Texas Department of State Health Services website.

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CHANNEL 5 NEWS has some tips on how to keep safe from the #Coronavirus. Remember being informed is important to be healthy. #KRGV

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