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Testing for COVID-19 is offered in our area for both individuals experiencing symptoms of COVID-19 and those with no symptoms.

Barton Health

Barton Health is testing symptomatic patients for COVID-19 using the appropriate testing guidelines. If you have experienced, in the last 14 days, fever or chills/rigors/shaking, muscle or body aches or pain, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing, headache, sore throat, new loss of taste or smell, nausea, vomiting or diarrhea, fatigue, congestion or runny nose, please call your primary care provider's office.


Public Testing

El Dorado County

El Dorado County Public Health is providing FREE public testing for Lake Tahoe residents (from California and Nevada) in South Lake Tahoe from 9am-5pm Monday-Friday (closed for lunch from 12-1pm) at the El Dorado Beach Boat Trailer Parking Lot near Lakeview Commons (993 San Jose Ave).

The free county testing is available for asymptomatic or symptomatic individuals (children over the age of one and adults of ALL ages) and testing can be done more than once at no cost.

Register for a testing appointment online: https://lhi.care/covidtesting, or Nevada residents* in the Tahoe area, Spanish speaking residents or those without internet access can call 888.634.1123 to make an appointment.

* Nevada residents may register online by using El Dorado County's South Lake Tahoe Office address: 1360 Johnson Blvd., Suite 103, South Lake Tahoe, CA 96150.

Quad Counties (Douglas, Carson City, Storey & Lyon Counties)

Carson City Health and Human Services is testing residents with COVID-19 symptoms. Testing is free of charge and is by appointment only. To schedule a test call the Quad-County COVID-19 Hotline, Monday thru Friday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at 775.434.1988. Nevada residents may also use Nevada Health Response's COVID-19 test site finder.


Private Testing

Test Well

Test Well is a CLIA-certified lab offering same-day RT-PCR COVID-19 test results or free next-day testing for eligible individuals: testwell.clinic.