COVID-19 TESTING

FREE COVID-19 TESTING FOR ASYMPTOMATIC INDIVIDUALS

SEARHC is giving free tests in Klawock on Saturdays from 10-4 in the Alicia Roberts parking lot.  This is asymptomatic testing.  (If people are symptomatic, contact Peace Health which does testing). For more information visit: covid19.searhc.org or call 907.755.4800

ADDITIONAL TESTING OPTIONS

The links below are to FDA-approved home-collection COVID tests.  Individuals will have to apply or sign up to receive a test.  Each company requires the individual to request and sign up to receive a home test kit. Information regarding these resources was obtained from an Emergency Manager COVID 19 weekly phone meeting attended by Alaska’s Chief Medical Officer, Anne Zink, many other medical practitioners and people from the Dept. of Health and Human Services.

If any other questions arise, contact our Public health office in Craig 907-826-3433.

This is by no means intended as advice but just to pass along resources and give you the news about no available testing in Thorne Bay at this time.

Priscilla Goulding

CARES grant Coordinator  for the City of Thorne Bay