COVID 19 Expanded Community Testing Sites

COVID-19 Expanded Community Testing Sites Criteria

 

Time: 8am – 5pm, 7 days a week
American Airlines Center: Parking Lot E, 2500 Victory Plaza (downtown)
Ellis Davis Field House: 9191 S. Polk St. near I-20 in Oak Cliff
Who Can Get Tested: All persons with symptoms (fever, dry cough, headache, shortness of breath, etc)
All first responders, DART drivers, healthcare workers, and employees of ‘essential’ businesses
All persons with underlying conditions (e.g. diabetes, asthma, heart, etc)
All persons 65+ whether you have symptoms or not.

Walmart Opens Free Drive-thru COVID-19 Testing Locations

Starting Friday, May 15th, Walmart will be offering free drive-thru COVID-19 testing at their Metroplex locations listed below.  Testing will be conducted on Monday, Wednesday & Friday between 7 am to 9 am.

 

District 111 Location

Walmart Store 951 W. Belt Line Rd. DeSoto, Texas

 

Other Locations in Dallas County 

Walmart Store 1025 W. Trinity Mills Rd. Carrollton, Texas
Walmart Store 9410 Webb Chapel Rd. Dallas, Texas
Walmart Store 15757 Coit Rd. Dallas, Texas
Walmart Store 5302 N. Garland Ave. Garland, Texas
Walmart Store 2501 Lakeview Pkwy. Rowlett, Texas
Walmart Store 8015 Woolbridge Pkwy. Sachse, Texas

 

Health care workers, first responders and the elderly will be given priority, followed by others who have symptoms as determined by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

 

Please visit www.DoINeedaCOVID19test.com to check eligibility and to schedule an appointment.

 

The number of positive cases in Dallas County continues to be alarming with 235 new positive cases reported as of Thursday, May 14th.  This brings the total case count for Dallas County to 6,837 individually.

 

You are encouraged to continue to practice everyday preventive steps to help avoid the spread of the virus, including wearing your face covering, avoiding crowds and maintain social distancing.