COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 Testing and Treatment

Free COVID-19 rapid testing, PCR testing, clinical evaluation and direct connection to the anti-viral medication Paxlovid is available at NYC Health + Hospitals facilities and community care clinics, which can be found across the five boroughs. You can also continue to pick up free at-home test kits at over 200 NYC walk-up distribution locations to keep yourself and your loved ones prepared at the first signs of symptoms or exposure!

Use the City’s COVID-19 Test Site Finder to find the City-run free at-home test distribution sites most convenient to you. You can view a list of locations here or text “COVID TEST” to 855-48 to find a test site near you.

COVID-19 testing, treatment, and vaccine services are available for patients by appointment at NYC Health + Hospitals’ 11 acute facilities. COVID-19 testing, vaccination and treatment will be available at Gotham Health clinics in every borough.

Existing NYC Health + Hospitals patients can schedule an appointment for testing, treatment or vaccination at NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health by calling 1-844-NYC-4NYC.

To learn more about how you can become a patient with NYC Health + Hospitals/Gotham Health and schedule an appointment, please call 1-844-NYC-4NYC.

New Yorkers who test positive for COVID-19 can access a medical assessment for Paxlovid prescriptions through Virtual ExpressCare by calling 212-COVID-19 (212-268-4319).

To learn more about the resources that New Yorkers can use for COVID-19 click here

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At-Home COVID-19 Test Kit Pickup

The following locations are open for pickup of free at-home rapid testing kits. One kit is recommended per person.