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Department of health releases list of COVID-19 testing sites

JACKSON — The Mississippi State Department of Health announced Sunday an active list of local COVID-19 testing sites throughout the state.

“The list has been provided to MSDH from local county emergency management agencies and local providers,” a press release from MSDH states. “It will be updated daily when positive cases are updated on the MSDH website (usually mid-morning).”

The press release asks residents to call the facilities before going in for possible testing as procedures will differ from site to site. A fever of 100.4 AND severe cough or chest pain is required to receive testing.

The list of facilities that will be testing starting on Monday is as follows:

Forrest General Hospital – Hattiesburg

Hattiesburg Clinic – Hattiesburg

Gulfport Memorial Hospital – Gulfport

St. Dominic Hospital – Jackson

Itawamba/Med Plus Urgent Care – Fulton

Lee/Med Plus Urgent Care – Tupelo

Memorial Drinkwater Internal Medicine Walk-In Clinic – Bay St. Louis

Memorial Long Beach Walk-In Clinic – Long Beach

Memorial Physician Walk-In Clinics – Walmart – Biloxi

Memorial Primary Care Cedar Lake – Biloxi

Memorial Stone County Medical Center – Wiggins

Memorial Surgery Center of Ocean Springs – Ocean Springs

Neshoba General Hospital – Philadelphia

North Mississippi Medical Center – Tupelo

Singing River Health System Clinics – Ocean Springs

Singing River Health System Clinics – Pascagoula

Singing River Health System Clinics – Hurley

Singing River Health System Clinics – Vancleave

Singing River Health System Clinics – Woolmarket

For contact information for these facilities, visit http://HealthyMS.com/covid-19. Keep up with the latest COVID-19 information by downloading the free MS Ready mobile app.

Follow MSDH by e-mail and social media at HealthyMS.com/connect.