WELLSPAN HEALTH TO OPEN DRIVE-UP COVID-19 TEST COLLECTION SITE IN EAST YORK ON SATURDAY

WELLSPAN HEALTH TO OPEN DRIVE-UP COVID-19 TEST COLLECTION SITE IN EAST YORK ON SATURDAY
 
YORK, Pa. (JANUARY 7, 2022) – To address the increased COVID-19 testing demand in York County, on Saturday, January 8 WellSpan will open an additional test collection site at the WellSpan Education Center, located at 1409 Williams Road in east York.
 
The WellSpan Education Center-East York location will operate as a drive-up/no appointment test collection site for patients seeking a COVID-19 test.
 
The operating hours for the WellSpan Education Center test collection location will be Mon. – Fri., 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., and Sat. – Sun., from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.
 
In addition to the new WellSpan Education Center drive-up collection site, WellSpan offers COVID-19-only test collection locations across the region:
 
Adams County:
Adams County Emergency Services Center, 230 Greenamyer Lane, Gettysburg
  • Operating Hours: Mon. – Fri., 8 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sat. – Sun., 8 a.m. – noon
  • Drive-thru test collection
 
Franklin County:
Sentry Building, 785 5th Ave., Chambersburg
  • Operating Hours: Mon. – Fri., 8 a.m. – 8 p.m., Sat. – Sun., 8 a.m. – noon
  • Drive-thru test collection
 
Lancaster County:
Ephrata Diagnostics Center, 446 N. Reading Road, Ephrata
  • Operating Hours: Mon.-Fri. 6 a.m. – 7 p.m., Sat. 7 a.m. – noon
  • Drive-thru test collection
 
Lebanon County:
WellSpan Blood Donor Center, 750 Norman Drive, Lebanon
  • Operating Hours: Mon. – Fri., 9 a.m. – 5 p.m.
  • Drive-thru test collection
 
York County:
WellSpan Queensgate Lab, 2015 Springwood Road, York
  • Operating Hours: Mon. – Fri., 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Sat. – Sun., 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Test collection performed inside lab facility
WellSpan Education Center, 1409 Williams Road, York
  • Operating Hours: Mon. – Fri., 8 a.m. – 8 p.m.; Sat. – Sun., 8 a.m. – 4 p.m.
  • Drive up/No appointment test collection
 
Following a test collection and the turnaround of test results, as recommended by the CDC, COVID-19 positive individuals need to isolate for five (5) days, and if asymptomatic should then continue to wear a mask in public for an additional five (5) days. Over-the-counter medicines, such as Ibuprofen (Advil), Acetaminophen (Tylenol), cough and cold medicines may be used to help with symptoms. 
 
For additional information on WellSpan COVID-19 test collection sites, visit WellSpan.org/COVID19.
 
 
About WellSpan Health
WellSpan Health is an integrated health system that serves the communities of central Pennsylvania and northern Maryland. The organization includes a clinically integrated network of approximately 2,600 physicians and advanced practice providers (APPs), including more than 1,600 employed physicians and APPs; a regional behavioral health organization; a home care organization; eight respected hospitals; approximately 20,000 employees; and more than 200 patient care locations. WellSpan is a charitable, mission-driven organization, committed to exceptional care for all, lifelong wellness and healthy communities. Visit WellSpan.org.