Rapid COVID-19 Tests Available For Free


Ashley Liermann, Writer

With the ongoing battle against COVID-19, the demands remain high for testing to prevent possible spread of the virus. On Friday, January 14th 2022, The Biden administration made an announcement that starting on Wednesday, January 19th 2022, Americans will be able to order up to four free-at home COVID-19 tests per household.

For more information and to order, you can visit the new government release website at: https://www.covidtests.gov/ or at https://special.usps.com/testkits.

Tests will ship within 7 to 12 days from the day you place an order.

COVID-19 tests are available to everyone in the U.S, including the uninsured. You can also use the website: https://www.hhs.gov/coronavirus/community-based-testing-sites/index.html to find locations available for testing.

Other resources include contacting your health provider, your state, or local public health department for more information.