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How to Get Tested

There are many locations to get tested in Frederick County. See below for current locations. 

If you are having a medical emergency, call 911.

The Frederick County Health Department does not test people for COVID-19. 

Curbside Testing at Frederick Health Hospital

***COVID-19 Testing Site Relocation***

Starting Monday, June 1, COVID-19 testing operations will relocate from the Toll House location to the Frederick Health Village. Location details and hours are included below. Testing will continue to be an outdoor operation, utilizing a similar set-up to what was established at Toll House. Testing will no longer be conducted at the Toll House location after May 31.

New Location *Starting June 1*
Frederick Health Village
1 Frederick Health Way
Frederick, MD 21701
(Behind the Walmart on Monocacy Blvd)

Current Location *ENDS MAY 31*
Frederick Health Toll House
501 W. 7th Street
Frederick, MD 21701
7 days a week from 9am-3pm

Testing Criteria:

Experiencing any of the following symptoms:

  • Fever
  • Cough
  • Sore throat
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Chills
  • Muscle aches
  • Headache
  • Diarrhea
  • New onset of loss of taste or smell

Results will be available within 4 days of testing, and patients will be notified of their results by phone. The Maryland Department of Health will be notified of any positive COVID-19 results.

Virtual care is available to anyone, for free, by visiting For the latest updates on our response to COVID-19, you can visit



CVS Pharmacy
8032 Liberty Road
Frederick, MD 21701

CVS Pharmacy
5414 Rotary Avenue
New Market, MD 21774

  • By appointment only. Register at to schedule an appointment starting Friday, May 22.
  • No out-of-pocket cost for the test
  • Eligibility: Patients must legally reside in the state where the test is given and be 18 years of age or older.
  • Drive thru testing:
    • Patients will be required to stay in their cars and directed to the pharmacy drive-thru window, where they will be provided with a self-swab test kit.
    • Bring proof of identity and in-state residence, as well as your test confirmation email or text message. Be sure to have your mobile phone in case we need to reach you.
  • Results will be delivered within 2-4 days.


Walmart Parking Lot #2233
7400 Guilford Dr
Frederick, MD 21704

Monday, Wednesday and Friday 7:00 am to 9:00 am

  • By appointment only. Register at:
  • Closed Memorial Day. Open Tuesday May 26th
  • No out-of-pocket cost for the test
  • Currently eligible:
    • Healthcare workers and first responders
    • Other individuals with symptoms
    • Other individuals without symptoms, in accordance with state and local plans and for public health monitoring
  • Drive thru testing:
    • Please wear a mask in your car on the day of your test.
    • This is a nasal self-swab test. If you think you will not be able to complete the test yourself, please bring someone with you who can help you.
    • When you arrive at the parking lot, please follow signs to the testing area.
    • VERY IMPORTANT: PRINT and bring your test voucher with you on the day of your test. 
  • Results will be delivered within 3-5 business days.

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