Cobb & Douglas Public Health (CDPH) is working with federal, state and local partners to expand COVID-19 testing in our community as rapidly as possible. Currently, CDPH is finalizing plans to offer drive-through testing in Douglas County at Hunter Park in Douglasville. Testing will begin on Friday, April 10, and is by appointment only. Patients who arrive without a pre-approved number from Cobb & Douglas Public Health, will be turned away.
If you have symptoms of COVID-19 (Fever, Cough, Shortness of Breath) and are a Douglas or Cobb County resident.
These additional categories listed below will be prioritized:
- Adults aged 60 and older
- Caregiver for elderly (aged 60 and older)
- Caregiver for immune compromised person
- First responder who is critical to the epidemic response
- Healthcare worker
- Patient with serious chronic medical conditions such as: heart disease, diabetes, or lung disease
- Work or live in congregate setting
No one without symptoms will be tested at this time.
Do you qualify for testing?
To see if you qualify for COVID-19 testing, call your healthcare provider, a provider at a federally qualified healthcare center or call the Cobb & Douglas Public Health Call Center at 770-514-2300. It will be determined if a test is needed and then you will be scheduled.
About Cobb & Douglas Public Health:
Cobb & Douglas Public Health, along with the Georgia Department of Public Health, has been committed to the mission of “Healthier Lives. Healthier Community.” since 1920. We are dedicated to improving our residents’ quality of life by tracking and preventing the spread of disease, promoting health and safety, providing exceptional medical services, and ensuring that our community is prepared for public health emergencies. For more information, visit www.cobbanddouglaspublichealth.org.