COVID-19 Testing Info

covid testingBurke County Health Department offers COVID-19 testing Monday-Friday 8:00 am- 12:00 pm (due to high afternoon temps). 

**Appointments are needed and encouraged.**

To make an appointment call 828.764.9168 or 828.764.9150.

If this time frame does not work for you, click the microscope icon below to be transferred to the NCDHHS site to find an alternate testing site closest to you.

If you have had an exposure to a known lab-tested positive case, you need to wait 4-5 days before coming in for testing. This allows you to get the most accurate result possible.