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CVS adding additional drive-thru Indiana COVID-19 testing sites

Many will be in Indianapolis area
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Posted at 4:19 PM, May 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-05-21 16:21:11-04

INDIANAPOLIS — CVS is adding 21 COVID-19 testing sites in Indiana, many of them in the Indianapolis area, with more to come later.

These new sites, the company said, will use self-swab tests. CVS expects to have up to 1,000 locations across the country offering this service by the end of May, with the goal of processing up to 1.5 million tests per-month.

“While the large-scale test sites we’ve been operating since early April have proven successful, this new approach allows us to utilize our presence in communities across the country and bring testing closer to home,” said Larry Merlo, President and CEO, CVS Health. “Our frontline employees will continue to play a critical role in the testing process, with members of their communities directly benefitting from their dedication and selflessness.”

What will it cost? Health insurance will be accepted at the drive-thru sites. Those who do not have insurance will be covered under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, so there should be no out-of-pocket cost.

Self-swab tests will be available to people who meet Centers for Disease Control and Prevention criteria, in addition to age guidelines.

Patients must register in advance at CVS.com [cvs.com] beginning Friday, May 22 to schedule an appointment. Patients must stay in their cars and will be directed to the pharmacy drive-thru window where they will be provided with a test kit and given instructions. A CVS Pharmacy team member will observe the self swab process to ensure it is done properly.

Tests will be sent to an independent, third-party lab for processing and the results will be available in approximately three days.

Here are the new Indiana testing sites:

  • CVS Pharmacy, 14835 Sunny Dell Lane, Noblesville, IN 46060
  • CVS Pharmacy, 13090 Pettigru Drive, Carmel, IN 46032
  • CVS Pharmacy, 130 East Cleveland Road, Granger, IN 46530
  • CVS Pharmacy, 1299 West Southport Road, Indianapolis, IN 46217
  • CVS Pharmacy, 3280 East State Road 32, Westfield, IN 46074
  • CVS Pharmacy, 6279 East State Boulevard, Fort Wayne, IN 46815
  • CVS Pharmacy, 10170 Illinois Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46804
  • 609 North St Joseph Avenue, Evansville, IN 47710
  • CVS Pharmacy, 2320 Cunningham Road, Indianapolis, IN 46224
  • CVS Pharmacy, 1466 West Oak Street, Zionsville, IN 46077
  • CVS Pharmacy, 9550 Allisonville Road, Indianapolis, IN 46250
  • CVS Pharmacy, 5925 East 71st Street, Indianapolis, IN 46220
  • CVS Pharmacy, 4444 West State Road 46, Bloomington, IN 47404
  • CVS Pharmacy, 13085 Tegler Drive, Noblesville, IN 46060
  • CVS Pharmacy, 9805 Geist Crossing Drive, Indianapolis, IN 46256
  • CVS Pharmacy, 8330 Crawfordsville Road, Indianapolis, IN 46234
  • CVS Pharmacy, 670 Margaret Avenue, Terre Haute, IN 47802
  • CVS Pharmacy, 1030 Arlington Avenue, Indianapolis, IN 46219
  • CVS Pharmacy, 7240 E 82nd Street, Indianapolis, IN 46256
  • CVS Pharmacy, 770 East Dupont Road, Fort Wayne, IN 46825
  • CVS Pharmacy, 336 South Delaware Street, Indianapolis, IN 46204