Modified: January 31, 2022 4:18pm
ERIE COUNTY DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH TO OFFER WALK-IN COVID-19 TESTING AT TWO SITES
Appointments suggested, but not required; call (716) 858-2929
ERIE COUNTY, NY – Starting today, January 31, 2022, the Erie County Department of Health (ECDOH) is expanding its COVID-19 testing operations to the Jesse Nash Health Center at 608 William Street in Buffalo.
This site will offer free COVID-19 testing on weekdays from 9 a.m. until 3 p.m. Walk-ins/drive-ups are welcome; appointments will be accepted, but not required.
The ECDOH COVID-19 testing site at the Erie County Fire Training Academy (3359 Broadway, Cheektowaga) is a free drive-through COVID-19 testing site that will also accept people without an appointment starting January 31. Days and hours of operation at this site may vary; call (716) 858-2929 before you go to confirm the site is open.
Available tests will include the COVID-19 PCR test, with results available in 1-3 business days, and a rapid COVID-19 ID Now test, with results available on-site.
For more information, including guidance on which type of COVID-19 test is recommended and when to test, please call the ECDOH COVID-19 Information Line at (716) 858-2929.
ECDOH, COVID-19 vaccine info & clinic schedule: http://www.erie.gov/vax
ECDOH, COVID-19 Information Line: (716) 858-2929 – foreign language interpretation available
ECDOH, COVID-19 Weekly Data Updates: https://www2.erie.gov/health/index.php?q=covid-19-media-data
New York State Department of Health, COVID-19 Boosters: http://ny.gov/boosters