Description
Description (Service) Effective Sunday October 4th this RVH COVID-19 Testing Clinic will be for pre-booked appointments only * no drive-thru or walk in testing will be available without an appointment * see Eligibility below for new testing criteria * There are no Pharmacies in Barrie currently offering COVID-19 testing 
 
* if you have COVID related symptoms and/or meet the current public health testing criteria you will be tested and those results will be communicated directly to you when they are available
Service Details
Public Comments Effective Sunday October 4th this RVH COVID-19 Testing Clinic will be for pre-booked appointments only * no drive-thru or walk in testing will be available without an appointment * see Eligibility below for new testing criteria * There are no Pharmacies in Barrie currently offering COVID-19 testing 
 
* To make an appointment call 705-797-3120 or book a future appointment online at COVID-19 Swab Test booking * book a SAME DAY appointment here (pending availability) 
 
During the COVID-19 emergency, regular care will be provided by your Family Physician, Nurse Practitioner, Walk-in Clinics and Urgent Care, and it may include phone assessments, virtual care or in-person assessments 
* see Barrie and Area Health for information about accessing safe health care during COVID-19 Pandemic  
 
People who are unsure if they should visit an assessment centre should:  
* use an online self-assessment tool 
* first call your Family Physician or Nurse Practitioner 
* if you do not have a Family Physician/Nurse Practitioner or your regular healthcare provider is not available, call the Barrie & Community Family Medicine - Walk-in Clinics or the Huronia Urgent Care Clinic 
* If these options are unavailable, then you should contact Telehealth Ontario: 1-866-797-0000
Hours Mon-Sun 8 am-8 pm
Areas Served Muskoka District ; Simcoe County
Eligibility Testing is for patients showing COVID-19 symptoms  
 
Residents without symptoms are asked to go to an Assessment Centre for testing if they meet the new provincial criteria 
 
Provincial criteria:  
• Were notified by public health or the COVID Alert app that they have been exposed to a confirmed case of the virus  
• They live or work in a setting that has a COVID-19 outbreak  
• Are eligible for testing as part of a targeted testing initiative as determined by the Ministry of Health or Ministry of Long-Term Care  
 
People may also be tested at an assessment centre if they: 
• Live, work or visit a long-term care home 
• Live or work in homeless shelters or group homes 
• International students passed their 14-day quarantine period 
• Farm workers 
• Are from an Indigenous community 
• Other setting-specific populations, as outlined in CMOH guidance (e.g. asymptomatic cancer patients). 
• Asymptomatic travellers
Application * To make an appointment call 705-797-3120 or book a future appointment online at COVID-19 Swab Test booking * book a SAME DAY appointment here (pending availability) 
* no referral needed to get a test and you do not need a health card, but if you have one bring it with you 
 
People who are unsure if they should visit an assessment centre should:  
* use an online self-assessment tool
Languages English
Fees None
Address and Location
Located In Community Barrie
Address & Map
Former Barrie Police Headquarters
29 Sperling Dr
Barrie, ON L4M 6K9
 
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Intersection St Vincent St and Cundles Rd E
Physical Access Fully Accessible
Contact Information
Website www.rvh.on.ca
Mailing Address c/o Royal Vicytoria Regional Health Centre 
201 Georgian Dr 
Barrie, ON L4M 6M2

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