Iroquois County Free COVID-19 testing on Monday, May 11th


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Riverside Healthcare announced this week they will be offering free testing for COVID-19 at their Riverside Watseka Campus located at 1490 E. Walnut Street in Watseka on Monday, May 11th.

Testing will run 8:30 am to 2 pm.

Participants are asked to pre-register for the tests by calling 815-936-6518.

Iroquois County just announced one of their worst weeks to date, doubling in overall COVID-19 positive cases.  The County went from 16 COVID-19 positives to 38 16 COVID-19 positives in a span of less than a week as of Saturday afternoon.

Iroquois County and IDPH officials also began reporting two cases at a Clifton Nursing Home.

When arriving at the facility, Riverside asks you to bring proof of residency in Iroquois County along with a mask to the test site.  Tests will be performed in a drive-thru only capacity.  You must remain in your vehicles when tested.

Test results will be available in approximately three business days. Riverside says the fastest way to learn testing results is through their internal chart site, MyChart.  To enroll, click here.


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