MedExpress in Altoona Offering COVID-19 Testing
April 23, 2020
COVID-19 testing is available at designated MedExpress Urgent Care locations in Pennsylvania, including Altoona.
MedExpress testing locations are completing COVID-19 testing from individuals’ cars, if needed, to further limit exposure. Testing is only available to those who meet CDC-based screening criteria.
The company has also added the option for patients to visit a licensed health care professional virtually from the comfort of their own home."
Individuals who are seeking COVID-19 testing are asked to visit http://www.medexpress.com/covid19 to review the CDC-based screening criteria prior to visiting. If individuals believe the screening criteria applies to them, they are asked to call their local MedExpress center, and team members will help them determine next steps. The Altoona office can be reached by calling 946-3801.
MedExpress centers are open 8 a.m. to 8 p.m. daily. For a list of designated MedExpress COVID-19 testing locations, visit http://www.medexpress.com/covid19tests.
To schedule a virtual visit with a licensed MedExpress health care professional, call (888) 759-1868.
According to MedExpress Urgent Care officials, information, recommendations and guidance contained herein is fluid and is subject to change as new information, recommendations, and guidance is issued by the CDC and state and local health authorities.