AHN COVID-19 Testing Schedules Released through Saturday, Nov. 21


PRESS RELEASE

AHN COVID-19 Testing Schedules Released through Saturday, Nov. 21

PITTSBURGH, PA (November 18, 2020)– Allegheny Health Network (AHN) has released its latest covid-19 testing schedules for the mobile clinic operation and community sites through Saturday, November 21.

Patients must be experiencing symptoms associated with covid-19 such as fever, shortness of breath and cough to receive a test across AHN collection sites. While the CDC recommends testing for asymptomatic individuals who may have been exposed to the virus, AHN is taking this measure to best ensure adequate testing supplies are available for those experiencing symptoms and the most vulnerable of patients.

To find asymptomatic public testing sites in the area, please visit the Pennsylvania’s Department of Health website

AHN Mobile Clinic:

Appointments:Patients are welcome to visit the mobile clinic via walk through or drive-up; appointments and physicians’ orders are not required for testing.

Schedule:The AHN mobile clinic will continue to operate from 10:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

  • Friday, Nov. 20 – The Church in the Round in Aliquippa (744 Griffin Street)

AHN Testing Locations

Appointments:For these testing sites, patients MUST have a physician’s order and appointment. If patients don't have an order, they can schedule a video visit by calling the AHN 24/7 on-call nurse line at 412-687-7348.

Schedule:

AHN McCandless, 9335 McKnight Rd, McCandless, Pa 15237:

  • 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Peters H+W Pavilion,108 Gallery Drive, McMurray, Pa 15317

  • 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday

​​​​Forbes Hospital,2600 Haymaker Rd, Monroeville, 15146

  • 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Thursday
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday

AHN West Side H+W Pavilion,4247 Ridge Road, Erie PA 16506:

  • 8 to 11 a.m. on Monday –Friday
  • 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday

575 Lincoln Avenue, Bellevue, PA 15202

  • 8 a.m. to 3:30 p.m. on Tuesday, Thursday
  • 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Saturday

AHN Braddock Urgent Care Center,501 Braddock Ave., Braddock PA 15104:

  • 9 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. on Monday, Wednesday, Friday

Citizens Hospital,651 Fourth Ave, New Kensington, PA 15068:

  • 8 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Tuesday, Thursday

​​​​​​​What to expect when arriving at AHN testing sites:

  • Patients will enter through a secured, marked area.
  • The sample is collected via a nasal swab and the process typically takes less than 30 seconds, not including any wait times.
  • Testing results for the coronavirus typically take 3-5days, depending on regional test volume. Individuals will be contacted directly with their results. As volumes increase, wait times for results may be longer.
  • While waiting for their test results, individuals should stay at home. Those who receive positive COVID-19 test results may be issued additional care orders or self-isolation orders.

For more information on testing across AHN, please visit ahn.org/collectionsites.