Yale New Haven System
The Connecticut Department of Public Health will begin outdoor COVID specimen collection. In order to have a specimen collected, the PATIENT MUST HAVE AN ORDER FOR THE TEST* from his/her physician. After the order is placed, the patient will receive a call to schedule an APPOINTMENT FOR COLLECTION.
The collection sites are located at:
*Bridgeport Hospital - Ahlbin Center garage, 226 Mill Hill Ave., Bridgeport, Monday-Friday from 8 AM - 5 PM, Saturday & Sunday from 9 AM - 3 PM. Opens 3/17/20.
Yale New Haven Hospital - 150 Sargent Drive, New Haven, Monday - Friday from 8 AM - 4:30 PM. Rapid COVID-19 testing is also available here. It will be available to eligible individuals who meet criteria established by the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention, in addition to state residency and age guidelines. A doctor’s referral is not required for the rapid test. Patients will need to pre-register in advance in order to schedule a same-day time slot to be tested. Pre-register Here
*Lawrence & Memorial Hospital - Parking lot A of the hospital, 365 Montauk Ave., New London, Monday - Friday from 9 AM - 5 PM, weekend times to be determined. Opens 3/17/20.
*Greenwich Hospital - located on hospital property in the lower level physician parking lot off of Lake Avenue (hospital address is 5 Perryridge Road). Monday - Friday from 8 AM to 5 PM, Saturday & Sunday from 9 AM - 3 PM. Opened last week.
*Bridgeport Hospital Milford Campus- located at 831 Boston Post Road, and the hours of operations are, M-F, 8 AM to 5 PM, and Sat/Sun, 9 AM to 3 PM.
If residents or providers have any questions, please call Covid-19 Call Center at 833-ASK-YNHH. The call center is open daily from 7 AM - 7 PM.
Hartford Health Care is expanding its COVID-19 testing capabilities with three new community testing locations and a new mobile unit. Click here for details