COVID-19 Testing

COVID-19 Testing
COVID-19 Testing Center

Health Department COVID-19 Testing

Residents desiring COVID-19 testing should contact their primary care physicians or our coronavirus hotline, 301-883-6627. The Health Department is conducting FREE COVID-19 screening and testing by APPOINTMENT ONLY. Appointments are available Monday through Friday from 10 AM to 3 PM at the Cheverly Health Center, located at 3003 Hospital Drive, Cheverly, MD 20782.

How to Make an Appointment

Call the coronavirus hotline at 301-883-6627 between the hours of 8:00 AM to 8:00 PM to schedule an appointment.

The caller will receive an appointment time. They must show up at their appointment time and be able to answer questions based on their telehealth screening.

Individuals with prescriptions from primary care physicians or other health care providers are still required to make an appointment to be tested by calling the hotline.

COVID-19 Symptoms (CDC Update April 2020)

  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing

Or at least two of the following symptoms:

  • Fever
  • Chills
  • Repeated shaking with chills
  • Muscle pain
  • Headache
  • Sore throat
  • New loss of taste or smell

This list is not all-inclusive. Please consult your medical provider for any other symptoms that are severe or concerning to you. If you do not have a medical provider, you can call our coronavirus hotline at 301-883-6627.

If you have any of these emergency warning signs, seek medical attention immediately:

  • Trouble breathing
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion or inability to arouse
  • Bluish lips or face

Additional Testing Locations

CVS Drive-Thru Testing

CVS Health has announced that they will open 17 drive-thru testing sites across the State of Maryland, four of which will be in Prince George’s County. These tests are offered at no-cost to residents, but you must schedule an appointment to be tested and these sites are drive-thru only. The four sites in Prince George’s County include:

CVS Pharmacy

8201 Annapolis Road, New Carrollton, MD 20784

CVS Pharmacy

7600 SE Crain Highway, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772

CVS Pharmacy

4840 Marlboro Pike, Capitol Heights, MD 20743

CVS Pharmacy

5100 Brown Station Road, Upper Marlboro, MD 20772

To learn more about drive-thru testing and to schedule an appointment, visit CVS Health website.