How to get tested for the coronavirus

A simulated image of the novel coronavirus. Image courtesy of Fusion Medical Animation/Unsplash

What are the symptoms?

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath

According to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, these symptoms may develop within two to 14 days of exposure.

Where should I call?

  • Cordova Community Medical Center: 907-424-8200
  • Ilanka Community Health Center: 907-424-3622

Call ahead before visiting.

How long does testing take?

A nasal swab is taken and sent for testing. Results take at least five to seven days, according to the COVID-19 Response Group.