What is Walgreens Covid Testing in Meridian, Idaho?
Walgreens is offering Covid-19 testing at select locations in Meridian, Idaho. This testing is available to individuals who meet the criteria set forth by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC). This includes individuals who are experiencing symptoms of Covid-19, have been in close contact with someone who has tested positive for Covid-19, or are at high risk for developing severe illness from Covid-19 due to underlying medical conditions.
At the Meridian, Idaho Walgreens location, Covid-19 testing is available through a self-administered nasal swab. Patients must first register online to be tested, and then visit the store to complete the test. During the process, they will be given a testing kit, which includes a swab and a vial for collecting the sample. After the sample is collected, it will be sent to a lab for testing. Patients will receive their results within three to five days.
It’s important to note that Walgreens does not provide medical advice or treatment. Patients should contact their healthcare provider if they have any questions or concerns. Additionally, testing at Walgreens is not covered by insurance and patients are responsible for paying the cost of the test.
If you think you may have Covid-19, contact your healthcare provider. For more information about Covid-19 testing at the Meridian, Idaho Walgreens location, visit Walgreens testing page.