Russellville, Ark. – A special COVID-19 testing event is planned in Russellville on Saturday, July 25.

Tests will be offered from 9 a.m. to noon at the Hughes Community Center, 100 East Parkway Avenue. 

Anyone can be tested at this event regardless of whether they have symptoms. The event is open to all Arkansans, not just Russellville residents.

There is no out-of-pocket cost for the tests, but insurance may be billed for patients who have it. Insurance is not required, but participants are advised to bring their insurance card and driver’s license if applicable.

If you are positive for COVID-19, you will receive a call from the Arkansas Department of Health. If results are negative for COVID-19, a letter will be mailed to the address you provided. If you provide a cell phone number, you will receive a text informing you of your negative results.

Testing is also available at Local Health Units across Arkansas. Patients should ensure a unit is open and then call ahead for an appointment. More information is available at: https://www.healthy.arkansas.gov/health-units.