COVID-19 Screening and Testing Through Your Local Health Department

If you would like to be tested for COVID-19 free of charge, please call 706-721-5800 or visit to schedule your appointment.

COVID-19 Testing Call Center706-721-5800 or residents of Richmond and Columbia counties may dial 311 or visit

Call Center Hours:

  • Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
  • Saturday from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

The Georgia Department of Public Health is expanding testing for COVID-19 statewide. Click here to view a press release.

For Healthcare Providers

If you are a healthcare provider, you may use a commercial lab or request a test through the Department of Public Health using this online referral form.