COVID-19 Testing Information

During this uncertain time, please be aware Highland District Hospital is doing our best to manage the impact of COVID-19. Please help us better serve the community by utilizing the Emergency Department for emergent cases only. Please contact your Primary Care Provider for instructions on obtaining COVID-19 testing.

Considerations for who should get tested:

  • People who have symptoms of COVID-19
  • People who have had close contact (within 6 feet for a total of 15 minutes or more) with someone with confirmed COVID-19
  • People who have been asked or referred to get testing by their healthcare provider, local/state Health Dept.

Instructions on getting tested:

  • Physician order is required - Please contact your (State of Ohio) Primary Care Provider to obtain a testing order.
  • After receiving Physician order - please call 937-393-6274 to schedule an appointment.
  • At scheduled appointment time - Please arrive at the ER Parking Lot entrance and park in designated parking spots A, B, or C and call 937-393-6274 to let the Lab know of your arrival. You will be registered over the phone and will be instructed on final steps.
  • After testing, you will be asked to quarantine/isolate until test results are finalized.

Testing Results:

  • If you test positive, know what protective steps to take to prevent others from getting sick.
  • If you test negative the result only means that you did not have COVID-19 at the time of testing. Please continue to protect yourself and others.

Click Here to see the latest updates from the Ohio Department of Health

Click Here to learn the symptoms of COVID-19