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Fishers Health Dept. launches prioritized COVID testing for Fishers schools

The Fishers Health Department today launched prioritized COVID PCR testing for students and staff of all Fishers-based schools. Effective Monday, January 10, all students and staff of Fishers-based K-12 schools (public or private) will be eligible for priority access to testing during dedicated drive-thru testing hours at the current FHD testing site located at 3 Municipal Drive, Fishers. Eligible students and staff may visit www.fishers.in.us/SchoolTesting to make an appointment.

Prioritizing students and staff of Fishers-based schools is intended to improve access and availability to COVID-19 testing to keep schools open and safe. Hours for the Fishers Health Department Testing Site will expand before and after school to accommodate school schedules.

Hours of operation for school-based testing:

Monday 7:30 – 9 a.m. and 3 – 5 p.m.

Tuesday 7:30 – 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Wednesday 7:30 – 9 a.m. and 3 – 5 p.m.

Thursday 7:30 – 9 a.m. and 11 a.m. – 1 p.m.

Friday 7:30 – 9 a.m. and 2 – 4 p.m.

Saturday 12 – 2 p.m.

Students and staff scheduled for a priority appointment may visit the site at any time of the same day scheduled.  FHD is only able to process tests with the correct appointment date. For the fastest and best service, FHD encourages individuals to visit at your scheduled time. Please have identification and QR code ready when you enter the garage.

The Fishers Health Department vaccination site remains open for appointments and walk-ins for people 5 and older. Boosters are available for people 12+ and are highly encouraged to protect yourself from the current high rates of spread of COVID-19. Any Hoosier can make an appointment at www.fishers.in.us/vaccine or visit the site at 12520 E. 116th Street, Fishers.

About Fishers Health Department

Created in April 2020, the Fishers Health Department exists to bring a high level of health and safety services to the residents of Fishers. The FHD serves its residents through COVID-19 Pandemic support, vital records, immunizations, environmental management, food safety and permitting, vector control, well and septic services, communicable disease management, and educational support. For more information, visit fishers.in.us/healthdept.