Drive-through testing sites to be stationed across Mississippi

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JACKSON, Miss. (WJTV)- The Mississippi Department of Health announced Saturday evening that there will be several drive-up testing sites starting next week to help control the coronavirus outbreak.

The testing sites will be stationed across the state for those with COVID-19 symptoms such as severe cough, chest pain or fevers of 100.4 or higher.

MSDH will be checking temperatures and getting samples to the state Public Health Lab for testing. View updated list of affected counties here.

Below is a list of testing facilities compiled from information provided by Speaker Philip Gunn.

County LocationContact Info Notes
AttalaTrace Urgent Care 662 – 289-9155 Not verified
Forrest Forrest General Hospital/Hattiesburg Clinic601-261-1533Verified
NeshobaNeshoba General Hospital601-663-1200Verified
HindsSt. Dominic/MEA Old Canton Rd601- 957-3333 Verified
Lee Med Plus Urgent Care662-841-0002 Verified
Itawamba Med Plus Urgent Care 662-269-8000 Verified
Harrison Gulfport Memorial Verified
Washington Delta Regional Verified
Hinds UMMC / Fairgrounds TBD Planned 3/24
Alcorn Magnolia Medical Center Not Verified
Coahoma TBD 877-978-6453 Verified/Variable dates
Adams TBD 877-978-6453 Verified/Variable dates
Harrison TBD 877-978-6453 Verified/Variable dates
LeFlore TBD 877-978-6453 Verified/Variable dates
Pearl River TBD 877-978-6453 Verified/Variable dates
Warren TBD 877-978-6453 Verified/Variable dates

(*Note: Some are “verified” and some are “not verified” – the Department of Health (DOH) is working to verify these as testing facilities. The “verified” are providing testing and the “not verified” are facilities that the local EMAs have said will be testing facilities but which the DOH has not been able to verify just yet.)

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