NEWS RELEASE: Updated information about the Ottawa County COVID-19 community testing events

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August 19, 2020

NEWS RELEASE: Community Testing Events

Media Contact: Kristina Wieghmink, OCDPH public information officer I mobile/text 616-510-8523

UPDATED INFORMATION: Testing is now available to those 5 years of age and older with parental/guardian consent at no cost and the Hudsonville 08/24 location change. 

COVID-19 testing is an important tool in helping to understand the scope of community-wide spread and making data-informed decisions on how to best protect the people of Ottawa County. If you have COVID-like symptoms and/or have been in close contact with someone infected with the new coronavirus please get tested and self-quarantine. Contact your primary care provider for any medical needs. 

Drive-thru Testing Sites

Diagnostic testing is available for those 5 years of age and older at no cost. Parental/guardian consent is required for minors. Please bring a form of ID (e.g., state or country issued ID or paperwork with your name and address [bill, mail or paystub]).

The National Guard will do the testing. Medical Reserve Corps volunteers and Ottawa County employees will provide support functions (instructions, forms, traffic control, data entry, etc.). Watch this video to learn more about the process.

NG testing

Click to watch the drive-thru testing process.

All COVID-19 Testing Sites in Ottawa County  I  Spanish

***Please consider posting this link on your websites for other Ottawa County testing information - thank you! The InterCare testing site is closed for the remainder of August and will resume the first part of September. Visit for more information.***

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