HEALTH

Northwest Arkansas COVID-19 Local Screening and Testing Resources

Information provided by NWA Health Care Community

Arkansas Department of Health

Arkansas Department of Health call center: 1-800-803-7847

After-hours call center: (501) 661-2136

 

Benton County Health Unit

1200 W. Walnut St., Ste. 2200, Rogers

(479) 986-1300

Free testing available for those who have COVID-19 symptoms and for those who have been in contact with someone with a confirmed case of the coronavirus. Patients will first need to call and a health care provider will decide if testing is necessary. 

Hours: Monday, Tuesday, Wednesday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m., Thursday from 9:30 a.m. to 6 p.m.

•No walk-ins 

 

Madison County Health Unit 

709 N. College St., Huntsville

(479) 738-2612

Free testing available for those who have COVID-19 symptoms and for those who have been in contact with someone with a confirmed case of the coronavirus.

  • Monday and Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 3:30 p.m.

•Appointments preferred 

 

Carroll County Health Unit

402 Hailey Rd., Berryville

(870) 423-2923

Free testing available for those who have COVID-19 symptoms and for those who have been in contact with someone with a confirmed case of the coronavirus.

  • Tuesday, Thursday and Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m.

•Appointments preferred 

 

Washington County Health Unit

3270 N. Wimberly Dr., Fayetteville

(479) 521-8181

Free testing available for those who have COVID-19 symptoms and for those who have been in contact with someone with a confirmed case of the coronavirus.

Hours: Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

•Appointments preferred 

 

Arkansas Children’s Northwest

2601 Gene George Blvd., Springdale

1-800-743-3616 (24-hours a day, every day)

If your child is exhibiting symptoms of COVID-19, or any health concerns, a pediatric nurse is available by phone 24 hours a day, seven days a week.

 

Bella Vista Fire Department

(479) 306-7507

The Bella Vista Fire Department and EMS’ Community Paramedics will offer in-home testing for COVID-19 as needed following pre-screenings and telemedicine visits for patients who meet certain criteria. This is a coordinated effort with Northwest Medical Plaza-Sugar Creek and Dr. Scott Musick. 

Hours: Call Monday through Friday between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m. for an initial telephone screening. 

Community Clinic

Call or text: (855) 438-2280 for an appointment.

The following locations have been established to offer screening and testing for COVID-19. Patients experiencing fever, cough and shortness of breath are recommended to call and make an appointment or drive-up to one of these acute care sites for evaluation.  

•Community Clinic Rogers Medical: 1233 W. Poplar St., Rogers

•Community Clinic Siloam Springs: 500 S. Mt. Olive, Siloam Springs

•Community Clinic Springdale: 614 E. Emma Ave., Springdale

•Fayetteville Medical: 3162 W. Martin Luther King Blvd., Ste. 13 and 14, Fayetteville

Hours: Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 12 p.m. and 1 to 5 p.m. 

 

Mercy Northwest Arkansas:

Mercy NWA COVID-19 Screening and Test Collection Site 

3101 SE 14th St., Bentonville

Anyone seeking a test at this location must call Mercy’s COVID-19 Evaluation Site screening line at (479) 717-7585 for evaluation and an appointment. 

Hours for screening and appointment line: Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Appointments available seven days a week.

• Spanish speaking screeners are available along with all other languages supported with phone translators.

 

Mercy Northwest Arkansas:

Mercy Respiratory Care Clinic

3101 14th St., Bentonville

A dedicated clinic for patients with moderate to severe respiratory illnesses. Patients must have a referral from a primary care physician (via virtual visit) to the Mercy Respiratory Care Clinic. Patients will first be seen in the drive-through clinic to assess symptoms and get treatment options based on severity of symptoms.

 

Northwest Health System:

Northwest Medical Plaza - Bentonville COVID-19 Screening and Testing 

601 Southwest Regional Airport Blvd., Bentonville

(479) 306-7507

 

Northwest Health System:

Northwest Medical Plaza – Eastside COVID-19 Screening and Testing 

2158 Butterfield Coach Rd., Ste. 100, Springdale

(479) 306-7507

 

Washington Regional Medical Center:

Washington Regional Coronavirus Hotline 

(479) 463-2055

An established hotline to determine if further evaluation or testing is warranted. 

Hotline hours: Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. 

 

Washington Regional Medical Center:

Washington Regional Urgent Care

3 E. Appleby Rd., Ste. 3, Fayetteville 

(Located in the William L. Bradley Medical Plaza)

Urgent Care facility dedicated to COVID-19 screening, testing and treatment of respiratory illness.

Hours: Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.; Saturday and Sunday from 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. 

 

Washington Regional Medical Center:

Washington Regional Eureka Springs Family Clinic

146 Passion Play Rd., Ste. A, Eureka Springs

Drive-through coronavirus screening/testing 

Hours: Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. 

 

UAMS Northwest:

COVID-19 UAMS Hotline: 1-800-632-4502 

UAMS has set up a COVID-19 hotline for people who have questions or feel they may have symptoms. 

 

UAMS Northwest:

ONLINE SCREENING: www.UAMSHealth.com/HealthNow  

UAMS HealthNow is available for free COVID-19 screenings. This service is available 24 hours a day, seven days a week to patients of all ages across the state of Arkansas and is accessible from a smart phone, tablet, laptop or computer with video capabilities.

•Spanish-speaking and Marshallese-speaking screeners are available. 

 

Veterans Health Care System of the Ozarks:

1-800-691-8387​

Veterans enrolled in VA health care: For veterans who are concerned they may have symptoms of COVID-19, flu or cold, contact the VA to schedule an appointment. Clinical staff are available to provide 24/7 virtual care and support, including nurse advice and triage. This service is available at no cost to veterans enrolled for VA health care. 

 

Walmart/Quest Drive-Through Testing Site:

1400 N. Walton Blvd., Bentonville 

Walmart and Quest have opened a testing site for anyone with COVID-19 symptoms. Those seeking testing must first qualify for COVID-19 screening and schedule an appointment at: www.MyQuestCovidTest.com

Drive-through testing site hours:Thursday and Friday from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m. 

Additional Trusted Resources:

 

• Resources from the NWA Health Care Community can be found on the Northwest Arkansas Council’s website: ​www.nwacouncil.org/heath-care

 

• Centers for Disease Control and Prevention COVID-19 guidelines: ​www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html

 

• Arkansas Department of Health COVID-19 guidelines:​ www.healthy.arkansas.gov

 

• American College of Occupational and Environment Medicine and MDGuidelines 

COVID-19 practice guideline:​ info.mdguidelines.com/wp-content/uploads/2020/05/ACO-COVID-May-8-public.pdf

 

About the Northwest Arkansas Health Care Providers:

The coordinated efforts and messaging to the Northwest Arkansas community from the regional health care providers is a result of the long time personal and professional relationships among the Northwest Arkansas Health Care Systems and the Northwest Arkansas Council Health Care Transformation Division. The NWA providers had a natural forum and were able to pivot their focus on the health care destination work to focus on the COVID-19 crisis. The Northwest Arkansas Health Care Providers include Arkansas Children’s Northwest, Community Clinic, Mercy Northwest Arkansas, Northwest Health System, Washington Regional Medical Center, UAMS Northwest and the Veterans Health Care System of the Ozarks.

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