Free Coronavirus testing planned for Wednesday

The Wicomico County Health Department will hold free Covid-19 testing on Wednesday.

This testing is open to the general public and will take place at Tabernacle of Prayer Church at 143 Mitchell Road in Salisbury from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. — ot until tests run out.

Those seeking a test are asked to enter in their cars from Mitchell Road.

Walk-ups are also welcome.

The tests involve a nasal swab, and the swab is a little bigger than a Q-Tip.

No appointment or doctor’s referral needed.

Interpreters will be on site if needed.

Health Department officials said that at this time they do not have antibody testing available.

For more information about Covid-19, call 410-912-6889 or visit the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at cdc gov/coronavirus or Maryland Department of Health at

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Helpful Coronavirus links

Maryland Department of Health Coronavirus Page
CDC: About the Coronavirus Disease 2019
CDC: What to do if You Are Sick
Johns Hopkins Coronavirus Resource Center
AP News Coronavirus Coverage

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