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Testing for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)

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Diagnostic testing in Long Beach is available for anyone with symptoms of COVID-19. Certain locations are also testing Long Beach residents and essential workers who may have been exposed but are not showing symptoms. See below for more information.

Same or next day appointments can be made online and are prioritized for those 65 years or older; individuals with underlying chronic health conditions; and first responders, critical government workers, grocery workers, and health care professionals. 

Most test results will be processed within 72 hours.

Long Beach City College - Pacific Coast Campus +

1305 E. Pacific Coast Hwy., 90806
Postponed until further notice.

Jordan Plus High School+

171 W. Bort St., 90805
Monday through Friday, 7am-7pm
Call 888.634.1123 or schedule online

Long Beach City College - Veterans' Stadium

5000 E. Lew Davis Dr., 90808
Postponed until further notice.
Do not eat or drink 20 minutes before appointment. Enter on Conant.

 Jordan High School +

6500 Atlantic Ave., 90805
Postponed until further notice.
Do not eat or drink 20 minutes before appointment. No drive-through service available.

Cabrillo High School ** +

2001 Santa Fe Ave., 90810
Postponed until further notice.
Do not eat or drink 20 minutes before appointment.

St. Mary Medical Center *

1050 Linden Ave., 90813
Monday through Friday, 8am-12pm, 1pm-4pm

*Location will also test essential workers who are not showing symptoms. Essential workers include: first responders, critical government workers, grocery workers, and health care professionals.
**Location will also test Long Beach residents who are not showing symptoms.
+Location offers non-vehicle based testing.

Individuals who do not have access to the Internet or need assistance making an appointment online can call the City's InfoLine at (562) 570-INFO (4636). Residents can also make an appointment in person at the City's Rapid Assessment Clinic at Long Beach City College, Pacific Coast Campus (PCC), 1305 E. Pacific Coast Highway, Long Beach, CA 90806 from 10:00 a.m. to 4:00 p.m, 7 days a week. 

View additional testing sites across Los Angeles County

COVID-19 Mobile Testing

Mobile testing is available for those who cannot leave their residences for various reasons (such as mobility issues or underlying health conditions). Mobile testing can be done at residences or facilities such as sober living homes, skilled nursing facilities, and other congregate facilities. To request mobile testing, complete the form available here or call the Public Health Info Line at (562) 570-4636 (8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m.).


When to seek emergency care

If you develop emergency warning signs for COVID-19, you should get medical attention immediately. Emergency warning signs include:

  • Trouble breathing
  • Persistent pain or pressure in the chest
  • New confusion
  • Inability to be roused/awakened
  • Bluish lips or face

Call 911 if you have a medical emergency: Notify the operator that you have, or think you might have, COVID-19. If possible, put on a cloth face covering before medical help arrives.


Isolation and Quarantine

  • If you have tested positive for COVID-19, or been told by a clinician that you are presumed to be positive, you are required to isolate yourself at home.
  • Regardless of the outcome of your test, if you had close contact with someone who has or is likely to have COVID-19 in the past 14 days, you are required to quarantine yourself at home.

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