State Testing Sites:
- OPTUMServe 1 – Merced County
900 Martin Luther King Jr Drive Merced, CA, 95340
Hours of Operation: 0700-1900 on Mon, Tues, Wed, Thurs, Fri
Schedule an appointment here: https://lhi.care/covidtesting
If you are unable to schedule online, please call: (888) 634-1123
Community Testing Sites:
- Merced County Fairgrounds
No physician referral required; No appointment required. Test type: Molecular Test
900 Martin Luther King Jr Way, Merced, CA 95341
Hours: M – F 7 am – 7 pm
For more information, please visit the testing site provider’s website or call 1-888-634-1123.
- Merced Medical Group Emergency Room
Physician referral required; Testing by appointment only; No drive-through testing. Test type: Molecular Test. Learn More
Right now, only people experiencing symptoms are recommended for testing. In most cases, testing is offered at no cost.
333 Mercy Ave Merced, CA 95340
Hours: 24 hours
For more information, please visit the testing site provider’s website or call (209) 626-4375.
- Quest Diagnostics
730 W I ST, LOS BANOS, CA 93635
Hours: 7:00 AM-4:00 PM Monday-Friday
857 W Childs Ave, Merced, CA 95341
Hours: 7:30 AM-5:00 PM Monday through Friday
240 East 13th Street Suite A, Merced, CA 95340
Hours: 7:30 AM-4:00 PM Monday through Friday
3377 G Street Ste A, Merced, CA 95340
Hours: 6:30 AM-4:30 PM Monday through Friday, 7:00 AM-12:00 PM Saturday
COVID-19 testing only (no screening),
Physician referral required; Testing by appointment only; No drive-through testing; Test type: Antibody Test
Antibody tests are not FDA approved for diagnosis of COVID-19. Learn More
With QuestDirect, an individual can request the test and purchase it online. Each test request is reviewed and, if appropriate, an order for testing is issued by a licensed physician. Individuals have the opportunity to speak with a licensed physician about their results.
After purchasing the service online, an individual will be prompted to schedule an appointment for a blood draw at one of the 2,200 patient service centers Quest Diagnostics operates around the United States. For the safety of our patients and employees, individuals must not have experienced symptoms of COVID-19 for at least 10 days; wear a face mask, and pass a contact-less temperature check.
For more information, please visit the testing site provider’s website or call 866-MYQUEST.