Responding to COVID-19

COVID-19 Testing

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People can get tested for COVID‑19 at public testing sites and at drive‑thru locations throughout Texas. View a map of all sites.

What types of COVID-19 testing does UT Southwestern offer?

At UT Southwestern, our COVID-19 testing options include:

  • Testing for individuals: We provide drive up patient testing at two locations, as well as pre-surgical testing. Referrals from a UT Southwestern provider are required.
  • Screening for businesses and organizations: Our COVID-19 screening program allows for companies to test asymptomatic individuals at a regular interval and on a consistent basis to identify those who may be infected with COVID-19.

Who should be tested for COVID-19?

  • People who have symptoms of COVID-19
  • People who have had close contact (within 6 feet of an infected person for at least 15 minutes) with someone with confirmed COVID-19
  • People who have been asked or referred to get testing by their healthcare provider, local or state ​health department