COVID-19 Testing Available Locally for Those with Symptoms

HAGERSTOWN – COVID-19 screening is now available at the drive-thru center established by Meritus Health behind Meritus Medical Plaza, at 13620 Crayton Blvd. The drive-thru screening center is open from 7 a.m.- 7 p.m. daily.

Only patients who have symptoms consistent with COVID-19, as outlined by the CDC, will be tested. It is preferable to be referred by a physician for COVID-19 screening or be directed to the drive-thru screening center by a health care professional answering the COVID-19 care line. The COVID-19 care line is 301-790-9170.

Meritus Health will open a second screening location in the Hagerstown area in the near future.

Meritus Health is currently working with a commercial laboratory for the COVID-19 testing. The estimated turnaround time for results is between three to five days based on the commercial lab process.