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Akron Children's Hospital offering drive-thru COVID-19 testing

COVID-19 tests
Posted at 8:33 AM, Sep 29, 2021
and last updated 2021-09-29 08:33:19-04

AKRON, Ohio — Akron Children’s Hospital will begin offering drive-thru COVID-19 testing at its Akron campus Wednesday.

The drive-thru testing is available to children whether they are patients or not, with or without symptoms, and young adults up to age 26 who are still in the care of Akron Children’s.

Testing will take place in the circular drive by the hospital's Kay Jeweler’s Pavilion, located at 177 West Exchange Street.

Testing will be available Monday through Friday, from 4 to 7 p.m. and Saturday and Sunday from 9 a.m. to noon.

Testing results are expected to be available within 48 to 72 hours after testing.

Appointments are required and can be scheduled through MyChart.

Insurance information will be required at the time of scheduled and at testing.

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