Updated COVID-19 testing hours in Bethel

Individuals who have symptoms of COVID-19 OR are close contacts of a known positive are required to test at the outdoor site, located in the CHSB parking lot, across the street from the hospital, 11 a.m. to 1:30 p.m., Monday through Saturday. PCR tests will be administered during these hours. If you test positive, you will be contacted within 24-48 hours. (Please note that Binax rapid tests are not available during these hours.)

Known COVID-positive individuals wanting to test out of quarantine on/after day 5 must test at the outdoor site located in the CHSB parking lot, across the street from the hospital, 4:30 and 7 p.m., Monday through Friday, or Saturday, 4 to 6 p.m. Binax rapid tests will be administered and test results will be available after 20 minutes. If your results are positive after this test, please do not test again. If your symptoms are resolving and you have no fever for 24 hours or more, you may end quarantine after day 10.

Routine COVID-19 testing for those who have not tested positive within the last 90 days is available without an appointment on the first floor of the hospital 8 a.m. and 6 p.m., Monday through Friday. Please enter through the main entrance, not the emergency room.  Routine testing is also available on Saturday and Sunday from 11 a.m. to 8 p.m. in the Blueberry conference room, located by the emergency room entrance.

As the pandemic evolves, YKHC will continue to adjust testing hours to meet the needs of the communities we serve.


COVID-19: Call Before Seeking Care

If you have symptoms like a fever, cough or shortness of breath, do not go to your village clinic and do not go to the Emergency Room in Bethel. Instead, call your village clinic, or in Bethel, call 543-6949.

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Caring for Individuals with COVID-19