New COVID-19 testing site coming to Valley View Mall on Thursday

It will be open from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. by appointment only

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ROANOKE, Va. – A new COVID-19 testing center is slated to open at Valley View Mall on Thursday, January 20.

It’ll be in the same location as the Community Vacatination Center and will be open Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. by appointment only. Available appointments will be listed on the website 24 hours ahead of each testing event.

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At the new center, individuals will be able to receive a PCR test; COVD-19 PCR results can take up to 72 hours and are effective in detecting an active COVID-19 infection, even if the person is asymptomatic.

Individuals will be notified about their tests results via text or email.

To schedule an appointment, click here.

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