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PCR COVID-19 Test Available at No Cost to Certain Individuals

March 12, 2022 • 9:27 am CST
(Coronavirus Today)

Illinois-based Walgreens and Labcorp recently announced the nationwide availability of Pixel by Labcorp® COVID-19 at-home collection kit, a PCR test available at no cost to individuals who meet clinical guidelines.

These SARS-CoV-2 virus tests are provided in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS), which will enable more communities to access reliable, convenient testing services when, where, and how they need them.

John Standley, president, Walgreens, stated in a related press release issued on Mar. 7, 2022, "Through our continued partnership with Labcorp and HHS, communities will have better access to convenient COVID-19 PCR testing."

"This is particularly important for uninsured, socially vulnerable, and medically underserved populations, who continue to be among those most impacted by COVID."

Visit to request a Labcorp COVID-19 at-home kit at no cost for individuals two years of age and older.

Additional COVID-19 test news is posted at CoronavirusToday/tests.

Note: This news article edited the original press release for clarity and curated it to render a mobile experience.