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Prisma Health temporarily closes COVID-19 testing sites

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– On Wednesday, Prisma Health announced that their drive-thru coronavirus test sites are being temporarily closed due to the heavy rains expected to come through the area over the coming days.  The test sites will be closed through Friday. Categories: Local News Tags: Coronavirus, testing

City of Columbia offering free coronavirus testing

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– The City of Columbia is partnering with DHEC and Prisma Health to provide free COVID-19 testing. A mobile testing site has been set up at 2204 Lee Street. Testing is available from 8 a.m.-noon each Tuesday, Friday and Saturday. No appointment is necessary. Categories: Local News Tags: Coronavirus, testing

Lexington Medical Center hosting Drive Thru COVID-19 testing today

LEXINGTON, SC (WOLO)– Looking to get screened for Coronavirus?  Lexington Medical Center and DHEC are hosting a free COVID-19 testing at Brookland United Methodist Church, located at 541 Meeting Street in West Columbia. The drive thru testing is taking place today, Wednesday, September 9, 2020 from 8:30 a.m. to 1:30 p.m. Officials say you do not need to have symptoms and…

DHEC: Testing for COVID-19 is essential, Mobile Test Sites across SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–State Health officials say testing for COVID-19 is essential. LEX MED DHEC COVID drive thru testing DHEC reports that testing for COVID-19 is essential because it helps identify people who are infected with the virus, whether or not they have symptoms, so they can isolate themselves and keep those around them from becoming infected, especially at-risk individuals who…

City of Columbia partners with DHEC, Prisma Health for COVID-19 testing

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– There are more chances for you to get tested for Coronavirus. The City of Columbia, DHEC and Prisma Health are hosting a COVID-19 mobile testing site. The testing is free. Testing will take place  Friday, September 4, 2020 to Tuesday, September 29, 2020 only on Tuesdays,  Fridays and Saturdays. The hours are 8am – Noon at the…

CVS launches rapid COVID-19 testing site with Benedict College

CVS Health and Benedict College announced they will offer rapid COVID-19 testing site on the campus

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)–There are now more ways to get tested for the Coronavirus. CVS Health and Benedict College announced they will offer rapid COVID-19 testing site on the campus. Officials say the testing at Benedict College will be located at 1903 Two Notch Road. It will be open to the public by appointment. Patients will need to pre-register in advance…

SC Health officials say there are more than 200 Mobile Coronavirus test sites

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– State Health officials continue to add Coronavirus testing sites across South Carolina. LEX MED DHEC COVID drive thru testing DHEC says testing for COVID-19 is essential because it helps identify people who are infected with the virus, whether or not they have symptoms, so they can isolate themselves and keep those around them from becoming infected, especially…

DHEC hosting more than 250 mobile Coronavirus test sites in SC

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Looking to get tested? State Health officials say there are even more ways for you to get screened over the next few months. DHEC COVID drive thru testing The South Carolina Department of Health and Environmental Control says there are more than 250 mobile testing events scheduled through October 17, with new testing events added regularly. To…

Prisma Health offering free COVID-19 testing at mobile site this week

 Officials say you can get tested Friday and Saturday at a mobile site on 2204 Lee Street

COLUMBIA, SC (WOLO)– Prisma Health is offering free COVID-19 testing this week. Officials say you can get tested Friday and Saturday at a mobile site on 2204 Lee Street. The testing will take place from 8 am to Noon. Prisma says no appointment is needed and you can expect your results within four days. There will be more testing dates…