What should I do if I think I may have COVID-19 (Coronavirus)?

The Center for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) shares the following information about what to do if you are sick with COVID-19 or think you might have it. Visit: https://www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/if-you-are-sick/steps-when-sick.html for more detailed information.

Questions? Need an appointment?

Call the Coastal Health District COVID-19 Testing Call Center: 1-912-230-9744

Call Center Hours:
Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Saturday from 8:30 a.m. – 5 p.m.

Free testing for COVID-19 is available through the Coastal Health District. Anyone can be tested, even without symptoms of COVID-19.

Antibody (blood) testing for COVID-19 is not available through the health department at this time.

Please follow the steps below to help protect other people in your home and community. 

  • Stay home except to get medical care
  • Separate yourself from other people in your home, this is known as home isolation
  • Call ahead before visiting your doctor
  • Wear a facemask if you are sick
  • Cover your coughs and sneezes
  • Clean your hands often
  • Avoid sharing personal household items
  • Clean all “high-touch” surfaces everyday
  • Monitor your symptoms

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1. Who can get tested for COVID-19 and where?
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