Find a COVID-19 Testing Site The testing locations shown here are provided by a third party and are not verified by NCDHHS. Some locations may charge a fee. (Find no-cost community testing events.) Hours and availability can change — call or make an appointment before you go. If you have symptoms of COVID-19 or think you may have COVID, you should stay away from others when you can, wear a mask, and get tested. If you test negative and do not have symptoms, make sure you are up to date with your COVID-19 vaccinations. Preventing severe illness through vaccination is your best treatment. Get a vaccine or find out if you need a booster. If you test positive, stay away from others and follow the CDC's isolation guidelines. If you are having trouble breathing or experience any of these warning signs, seek medical care immediately. Treatment supply is limited across the country, and will be used for those at highest risk of severe disease — talk to your doctor to see if there is a COVID treatment available for you. Can’t find a test location? Here are other options for finding COVID-19 tests.