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Free COVID-19 testing being offered in Indian Springs

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Posted at 1:02 PM, Jun 03, 2020
and last updated 2020-06-03 18:39:26-04

Clark County, in collaboration with the Southern Nevada Health District and Community Ambulance will offer free COVID-19 testing for residents of Indian Springs and Cold Creek on June 6 from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m., at the Indian Springs Fire Station.

No appointment is needed for Saturday’s testing in Indian Springs. The site will have about 200 self-administered nasal swab tests available on a first-come, first-served basis. Most of the testing will occur on a walk-up basis unless patients are unable to get out of their cars. Patients are asked to bring a valid ID and wear a face covering.

All results, positive or negative, are reported to the Health District. Patients who test positive for the virus are contacted by the Health District within a few days.

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If patients do not receive notification of a positive test result, they can rest assured knowing that they tested negative.

Officials are working to offer a variety of COVID-19 testing options to the public.

The Indian Springs Fire Station is located on 715 W. Gretta Lane.

A list of COVID-19 testing events sponsored by the Southern Nevada Health District is available on its website.