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Posted on: March 27, 2020

Coronavirus Testing Sites Near Essex County


There are now eleven "walk-in" or "drive-through" sites near Essex County

In order to be eligible for testing, individuals must be current New Jersey residents and experiencing symptoms of respiratory illness. Priority will be given to symptomatic individuals experiencing cough, fever (99.6 degrees or above) and shortness of breath.  Individuals who are not symptomatic will not be tested, as it diverts critical resources such as testing kits and laboratory materials from those who are ill. Testing is free and will be covered by the federal government or personal insurance company. Individuals are encouraged to bring insurance cards if they have one.

  • Essex County has opened a drive-through COVID-19 testing site in Weequahic Park in Newark.
    Tests are for Essex residents only who are exhibiting symptoms of the virus and are by appointment only.
    Please visit or call 973-324-9950 to set up an appointment.

  • Bergan Community College
    400 Paramus Road
    Lots B & C 400
    Paramus, NJ 07652

  • PNC Bank Arts Center
    Garden State Parkway, Exit 116
    Holmdel, NJ 07733
    No appointment, drive in only

  • American Family Care Urgent Care
    480 Pompton Avenue, Suite 6, C
    Cedar Grove, NJ 07009

  • CityMD Urgent Care – Newark
    617 Broad Street
    Newark, NJ 07102
    Walk in, no appointment

  • The Doctor’s Office Urgent Care of West Caldwell
    556 Passaic Ave
    West Caldwell, NJ 07006
    (973) 808-2273

  • American Family Care Urgent Care
    464 Eagle Rock Avenue, Suite C
    West Orange, NJ 07052

  • CityMD Urgent Care – East Hanover
    399 Route 10
    East Hanover, NJ 07936
    (908) 557-9808

  • Other "walk-in" facilities near Essex County include Holy Name Medical Center (201-833-3000, Hudson Regional Hospital (201-388-1097) and Riverside Medical Group (for current patients only - 201-865-2050)

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