COVID-19 Testing in Memphis, TN
Drive-thru COVID-19 Testing at Baptist Memphis
Coronavirus (COVID-19) testing is now available at Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis in the Emergency Department extension area. NO APPOINTMENT IS NECESSARY.
Baptist Memorial Hospital-Memphis’ COVID-19 testing site is open Monday to Saturday, 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m., for individuals 18 years old or older who are experiencing symptoms associated with COVID-19.
WHO SHOULD GET TESTED FOR COVID-19?
If you are experiencing flu-like symptoms (fever, chills, body aches, cough, sore throat, headache, repeated shaking with chills, or shortness of breath or difficulty breathing), new loss of taste or smell, or were recently exposed to someone who has COVID-19, you should be tested. If you are having difficulty breathing, call 911.
WHAT SHOULD YOU EXPECT AT THE TESTING SITE?
- Remain in your car at all times at the testing site, and follow directional signs.
- Before testing, you will speak to a Baptist doctor or nurse about your symptoms.
- A member of the Baptist team will come to your vehicle to collect your sample for testing.
- You will receive your test results in 1-5 days.
COVID-19 Visitor Guidelines
Baptist is committed to showing care and compassion for our patients and their need for visitors during this time. As we move deeper into the COVID-19 pandemic in our region, we have updated our visitor guidelines.