COVID-19 Drive-Thru, Pop-Up Test Site Set for Aug. 29, 2020

COVID-19 Drive-Thru, Pop-Up Test Site Set for Aug. 29, 2020

COLUMBUS, Ohio – A COVID-19 drive-thru, pop-up testing site will be available in Meigs County on August 29, 2020. The testing will be from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. at the Meigs County Fairgrounds located at 41850 Fairgrounds Lane, Pomeroy, Ohio 45769.

About Pop-up Testing:

  • Anyone can get a no-cost test at this location.
  • No appointment is needed; anyone can walk-in on the scheduled day. A health care provider’s referral is not needed.
  • Quantities may be limited.

The Meigs County Health Department has been working since the pandemic began to get a free test site like this available for Meigs Countians. It has only been now that the state has made such a site available to the county.

According to the Ohio Department of Health, pop-up testing sites throughout Ohio are located in underserved areas but are open to anyone. The other regional locations will be announced soon. More information is available at coronavirus.ohio.gov.

For more information about COVID-19 go to coronavirus.ohio.gov or call 1-833-4-ASK-ODH.