OKLAHOMA CITY (KFOR) – As Oklahoma health officials receive more test kits for COVID-19, officials say they are expanding testing criteria to include more possible patients.
Officials with the Oklahoma State Department of Health say that people who believe they have COVID-19 can head to a drive-thru testing site if they meet the following criteria:
- Must be 18-years-old or older
- Only one specimen per household
- Have not had close contact (within 6 ft.) of someone who has tested positive in the past 14 days
- Currently experiencing a fever greater than 100.4 degrees and has a cough or shortness of breath.
Drive-thru testing sites that do not require an appointment are as follows:
- Woodward County Event Center from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
- Western Oklahoma State College from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m.
- Urgert Care Clinic, 3811 W. Gore in Lawton, from 2 p.m. to 4 p.m.
Testing is open Wednesday, Thursday, and Friday.
Testing is also occurring at the Oklahoma State Fairgrounds, but patients must have a physician referral and an appointment.