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Holyoke Medical Center COVID Testing Updates

HOLYOKE – Holyoke Medical Center will begin offering drive-up COVID-19 testing beginning today at the main entrance of the hospital.

COVID-19 testing is available at Holyoke Medical Center: Monday-Friday, from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. People looking to be tested may pre-register by calling (413) 534-2856, and are advised to call the number again when they arrive at the hospital while remaining in their car.  

PCR testing is currently unavailable at this location. Other molecular and antigen tests, which are approved by the state of Massachusetts, will be performed. Test results currently take up to one day to be provided. Results can be accessed through the hospital’s online patient portal as soon as the results are available. 

Please note: Routine outpatient COVID-19 testing will not be provided in the HMC Emergency Department. People looking to be tested for COVID-19 at Holyoke Medical Center should go to the drive-up testing site during the above listed operating hours.