covid19

Health Care

Tulare County

COVID-19 Testing Sites in Tulare County

State Testing Sites:

  • OPTUMServe 2 - Tulare County

1900 W Olive Ave Porterville, CA, 93257
Hours of Operation: 0700-1900 on Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 

Schedule an appointment here: https://lhi.care/covidtesting

If you are unable to schedule online, please call: (888) 634-1123

  • OPTUMServe 1 - Tulare County

249 S. Alta Ave Dinuba, CA, 93618
Hours of Operation: 0700-1900 on Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri 

Schedule an appointment here: https://lhi.care/covidtesting

If you are unable to schedule online, please call: (888) 634-1123

Community Testing Sites:

  • Porterville Memorial Building

No physician referral required; Testing by appointment only; Test type: Molecular Test

Learn More

Testing by appointment only. No walk-ins.
1900 W Olive Ave, Porterville, CA 93257

For more information, please visit the testing site provider's website or call 1-888-634-1123.

  • Kaweah Delta Medical Center

No drive-through testing; Test type: Molecular Test. Learn More

Free Testing - No Copay
Individuals who have a primary care physician should contact their physician for an assessment first before calling the COVID-19 Screening Hotline.

If you think you have COVID-19 symptoms or have been exposed to someone who does, stay home. Kaweah Delta is providing free COVID-19 assessments by phone. We will assess you over the phone so that you remain in your home and only need to leave if testing is needed. This service helps reduce the spread of COVID-19 and keeps medical facilities open.


400 W Mineral King Ave. Visalia, CA 93291
Hours: 8AM-5PM (Monday through Friday)


For more information, please visit the testing site provider's website or call 559-624-4110.

  • Dinuba Memorial Building

No physician referral required; Testing by appointment only; Test type: Molecular Test. Learn More

Testing by appointment only. No walk-ins.
249 S Alta Ave, Dinuba, CA 93618

For more information, please visit the testing site provider's website or call 1-888-634-1123.

  • Quest Diagnostics

Locations:

919 N Blackstone St, Tulare, CA 93274
Hours: 7:00 AM-4:00 PM Monday-Friday, 7:00 AM-12:00 PM Saturday

131 S Tamarack St Ste B, Visalia, CA 93291
Hours: 6:30 AM-3:30 PM Monday-Friday

COVID-19 testing only (no screening),
Physician referral required; Testing by appointment only; No drive-through testing  Test type: Antibody Test
Antibody tests are not FDA approved for diagnosis of COVID-19. Learn More

With QuestDirect, an individual can request the test and purchase it online. Each test request is reviewed and, if appropriate, an order for testing is issued by a licensed physician. Individuals have the opportunity to speak with a licensed physician about their results.
After purchasing the service online, an individual will be prompted to schedule an appointment for a blood draw at one of the 2,200 patient service centers Quest Diagnostics operates around the United States. For the safety of our patients and employees, individuals must not have experienced symptoms of COVID-19 for at least 10 days; wear a face mask; and pass a contact-less temperature check.
For more information, please visit the testing site provider's website or call 866-MYQUEST.

 

 

Coronavirus (COVID-19) in California

  • Agency: State of California 
  • Description:California remains under a statewide stay-home-order. Six key health and scientific indicators will be considered before modifying state’s stay-at-home order.
  • Link(s): https://covid19.ca.gov/
  • Type of assistance: informational
  • Amount:N/A
  • Restrictions/Eligibility: N/A
  • Due date: N/A
  • Time before assistance is approved: N/A

Disability Insurance

  • Agency: Labor and Workforce Development Agency
  • Description: If you're unable to work due to medical quarantine or illness related to COVID-19 (certified by a medical professional)
  • Link(s): https://www.labor.ca.gov/coronavirus2019/#chart
  • Type of assistance: Approximately 60-70 percent of wages (depending on income)
  • Amount: Ranges from $50-$1,300 a week
  • Restrictions/Eligibility: California worker
  • Due date: Short-term benefit payments to eligible workers who have a full or partial loss of wages due to a non-work-related illness, injury, or pregnancy.
  • Time before assistance is approved: $50-$1,300 a week for up to 52 weeks.
    US Citizens and Legal Residents: ITIN and/or Undocumented:
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