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COVID-19 walk-up testing site open in Kent/Des Moines area

Along Pacific Highway South; reservations recommended

Public Health — Seattle & King County has opened a new free COVID-19 walk-up testing site at 23221 Pacific Highway S., in Kent in partnership with UW Medicine.

Free COVID-19 testing is available throughout King County regardless of immigration or insurance status. They are open for drive-thru or walk-ups/wheel-ups to anyone who cannot access a COVID-19 test through their regular healthcare provider. Advanced appointments strongly recommended to avoid long wait times.

If you have symptoms, reservations can be made online at

If no symptoms, for reservations go to

The testing site is open 9 a.m. to 5:30 p.m. Monday through Saturday.

For more information, call 206-477-3977.

Languages: Interpretation available including ASL and tactile interpretation.

What to bring to your testing appointment:

• A photo ID with date of birth

• Insurance card, if you have insurance. You will not be charged for the test. (You do not need insurance or a doctor’s note to get tested.)

• A well-fitted mask. As a health care facility, masks are required regardless of vaccination status at all indoor and outdoor testing locations.

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