Pureview cancels all COVID-19 drive-through tests

Posted at 11:43 AM, Jul 17, 2020
and last updated 2020-07-17 19:56:09-04

Pureview Health Center announced they are canceling all their upcoming COVID-19 drive-through tests.

Jill Steeley, CEO of Pureview, says the labs are overwhelmed and can no longer accept asymptomatic tests. With a turnaround time of 10-14 days for test results, Pureview admits the time is too long.

Pureview had scheduled more of the free COVID-19 tests in Augusta, Lincoln, and other areas.

Pureview's Saturday, July 18th, COVID-19 drive-through tests for asymptomatic individuals in Helea is also canceled.

**This story will update when new information comes in from Pureview.**