A limited supply of at-home COVID-19 test kits are available to Delaware County residents at DCHD Wellness Centers in Yeadon and Chester, and when DCHD tables at public events throughout the county this fall and winter. Residents may contact the Delaware County Wellness Line by phone (484) 276-2100 or email (DelcoWellness@co.delaware.pa.us) to obtain free COVID-19 at-home test kits from the Delaware County Health Department.
Beginning September 25, every U.S. household can again place an order to receive four more free COVID-19 rapid tests delivered directly to their home through the federal government at www.covid.gov/tests. Before You Throw Out "Expired" Tests: Check to see if your COVID-19 tests' expiration dates have been extended
If you have health insurance through an employer, the Marketplace, Medicare, or Medicaid, your insurance will pay for 8 at-home tests each month for each person on your plan. For more information about insurance reimbursement for at home test kits, please visit https://www.cms.gov/how-to-get-your-at-home-OTC-COVID-19-test-for-free.
Testing is also available at various locations throughout the county. To search for testing locations near you, please visit: https://testinglocator.cdc.gov/.
You may also visit the links below:
American Family Care Urgent Care (Havertown)
Atlantic Diagnostic Laboratories (Drexel Hill)
ChesPenn Health Services (Chester, Upper Darby)
CVS Minute Clinics (multiple locations)
Everest Medical Group (Chester, Havertown, Upper Darby)
Rite Aid (multiple locations)
Vybe Urgent Care Center (Havertown, Radnor, Ridley)
Walgreens (multiple locations)
Please note. as of 4/29/23, DCHD ended its testing partnership with Personic Healthcare at the DCHD Wellness Center parking lot in Yeadon.
If you develop any of these emergency warning signs for COVID-19, get medical attention immediately.
Please note: This list is not all inclusive.
Trouble breathing: gasping for air or cannot talk without catching your breath, unable to speak full sentences
Coughing up blood (more than about 1 teaspoon)
Bluish lips or face Severe and constant pain or pressure in the chest
Severe and constant dizziness or lightheadedness, too weak to stand
Acting confused (new or worsening) Unconscious or very difficult to wake up
Slurred speech (new or worsening)
New seizure or seizures that won't stop This list is not all inclusive.
Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you.
Call 911 if you have a medical emergency: Notify the operator that you have, or think you might have, COVID-19. If possible, put on a cloth face covering before medical help arrives.
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