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Coronavirus (COVID-19)

Testing Locations

Criteria for Testing

What are the criteria for getting tested at drive-thru and walk-up locations?

Updated August 12, 2020

  • Persons with symptoms of potential COVID-19 infection, including: fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, muscle pain, new loss of taste or smell, vomiting or diarrhea, and/or sore throat; OR
  • Anyone 65-years-old or older; OR
  • Anyone with chronic health issues (diabetes, asthma, heart issues, etc.); OR
  • Any first responders, DART drivers, healthcare workers, and any employee who is considered an “Essential Critical Infrastructure Worker” by CISA; OR
  • Persons without symptoms who have been actively engaged in large group settings, such as public gatherings or congregations of people, within the past fifteen (15) days.

Residency requirement:

  • Persons must live within the boundaries of the City of Dallas or Dallas County.

Exceptions to the residency requirements:

  • First responders, DART drivers, healthcare workers, and all CISA essential workers; must  have a work ID and must work in Dallas County/City of Dallas.
  • City of Dallas and Dallas County employees; must provide a valid work ID.

For a comprehensive list of ALL testing sites, click here ~ Updated August 12, 2020

Drive-Thru Testing Locations

For City of Dallas and Dallas County residents only (must provide documentation of address ex. utility bill)



Walk-Up Testing Locations


Parkland Hospital

Parkland Hospital has opened four community-based clinics open 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. by appointment only for current Parkland patients who meet the medically necessary criteria. Patients can call the COVID-19 patient line at (214) 590-8060 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. or visit

  • Hatcher Station Health Center
    4600 Scyene Road
    Dallas, TX 75211
  • deHaro-Saldivar Health Center
    1400 N. Westmoreland Road
    Dallas, TX 75211
  • Bluitt-Flowers Health Center
    303 E. Overton Road
    Dallas, TX 75216
  • Southeast Dallas Health Center
    9202 Elam Road
    Dallas, TX 75217
  • Garland Health Center
    802 Hopkins Street
    Garland, TX 75040
  • Irving Health Center
    1800 N. Britain Road
    Irving, TX 75061
  • E. Carlyle Smith, Jr. Health Center
    801 Conover Drive
    Grand Prairie, TX 75051
  • Drive-through testing site
    4811 Harry Hines Boulevard
    Dallas, TX 75235

For a comprehensive list of ALL testing sites, click here ~ Updated August 12, 2020

Test Results?

How long does it take to get test results?

  • It will take 3 days to get test results back. People should follow their doctor’s instructions during that waiting time.

COVID-19 Hotline Information

Are there any coronavirus hotlines? 

  • Questions about COVID-19 can be answered by calling 211 or going online