How to get a health test in New York?
Individuals who have questions regarding eligibility or access for testing should call the New York State COVID-19 Hotline at 1-888-364-3065 or visit the NYSDOH website https://covid19screening.health.ny.gov. Please call the testing site or your health care provider before you go for testing.
Are there any test sites in New York?
If you go to a test site run by New York State, there is never any charge for your test.
How does New York state test for covid-19?
New York State continues to increase testing capacity for COVID-19 on a daily basis. The guidance below enables New York State to prioritize resources to meet the public health need.
What is the infection rate in New York State?
New York State is conducting an antibody testing survey to develop a baseline infection rate. The preliminary results of phase two show 14.9 percent of the population have COVID-19 antibodies.
How to obtain New York State newborn screening results?
Have your current healthcare provider request NYS newborn screening results from the Newborn Screening Program.
Why are antigen tests important in New York?
The New York State Department of Health provides recommendations to support the effective use of antigen tests for different testing situations to ensure the most appropriate interpretation of antigen test results, which is important for accurate clinical and public health management.
When did covid-19 test positive in New York?
The Court System has been notified that a defendant who appeared in the New York City Criminal Court in Queens County (125-01 Queens Blvd., Kew Gardens, New York) on May 10, 2021 has tested positive for COVID-19. Cleaning protocols are being followed and notifications are being made.
How to get blood test results in New York?
Submitting a blood specimen to the NYS Newborn Screening Program for sickle cell testing: The student must have been born in New York State. A consent form signed by the student, parent/guardian (if the student is under 18) and the student’s current healthcare provider must be submitted.