Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) Resources
CHOP performs COVID-19 testing using PCR testing and obtains the specimen using the less invasive anterior nares testing swabs. Results of PCR tests are generally available within 24 to 48 hours. You do not need to be a current CHOP patient to schedule an appointment at a CHOP testing site. Please note testing is available by appointment only.
Help your child prepare for drive-through COVID-19 testing by watching this video which shows and explains the process in child-friendly terms.
Learn some simple ways to prepare your child for the experience of drive-through testing for COVID-19.
Reference guides to help aide in family decision-making about child care and considerations for safe reopening of child care centers during COVID-19.