MSDH to host free testing sites for educators
The Mississippi State Department of Health will host drive-through COVID-19 testing sites for Mississippi teachers and staff at various county health departments over the next few weeks.
Any K-12 teacher, staff or administrator can be tested for free at the county health department locations below. Testing hours are Noon to 7 p.m., and no appointment is necessary.
Visit the MSDH website at www.HealthyMS.com/locations for addresses of the county health departments.
MONDAY, AUGUST 24
- Tallahatchie (Charleston)
- Chickasaw (Houston)
WEDNESDAY, AUGUST 26
- Sunflower (Indianola)
FRIDAY, AUGUST 28
TUESDAY, AUGUST 25
THURSDAY, AUGUST 27
Additionally, daily testing is offered for teachers, staff, and school administrators at the West Street Farmer’s Market in Jackson or any pop-up testing site sponsored by MSDH, the University of Mississippi Medical Center, and the Mississippi National Guard. Appointments are required for the pop-up sites and the Famer’s Market, and testing hours are 8:30 a.m. to 3 p.m.
To make an appointment, visit https://umc.edu/Coronavirus/
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