SANTA FE, NM –The New Mexico Department of Health announces public drive-up screening for the COVID-19 coronavirus will be provided Thursday, April 9th at the Rio Arriba TA Annex, 149 State Road 162 in Tierra Amarilla, NM from 10 am to 3 pm or while testing supplies last.
The screening is open to all residents meeting screening criteria, to include:
- Symptomatic people displaying the COVID-19 symptoms of cough, fever or shortness of breath.
- Asymptomatic people who are close contacts or household members of New Mexico residents who have already tested positive for the coronavirus;
- Asymptomatic residents in nursing homes;
- Asymptomatic people in congregant settings such as homeless shelters, group homes, detention centers;
Residents with internet access can the Department of Health’s online COVID-19 screening tool at https://cv.nmhealth.org/should-i-get-tested/.
New Mexicans with health-related questions can call our coronavirus hotline at 855-600-3453. For non-health-related questions or concerns call 833-551-0518 or visit newmexico.gov, which is being updated and finalized as a one-stop source for information.
The state Department of Health also updates its dedicated COVID-19 webpage with additional information to include the latest COVID-19-related news, statewide screening and test sites and more at https://cv.nmhealth.org/.