La. Dept. of Health announces LANG COVID-19 testing sites in Acadiana

Officials change COVID testing advice, bewildering experts
Posted at 4:28 PM, Dec 18, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-18 18:03:17-05

Next week, COVID-19 testing sites operated by the Louisiana Army National Guard (LANG) in the Acadiana region will be open from Monday, December 21 to Wednesday, December 23. Testing will be paused from December 24-26 for the holidays. These sites are closed during inclement weather.

The best way to show your loved ones you care this holiday season is to reduce the likelihood that you spread COVID to them. Celebrate at home with your immediate household and continue to take precautions: practice social distancing, wear a mask and wash your hands. If you have been exposed or have symptoms of COVID-19, get tested.

Pre-registration for COVID-19 testing is encouraged by going to []. Testing is for ages 3 and older. There is no cost, and no identification is needed. Test results are available by calling 1-866-MYQUEST (1-866-697-8378), but note that wait times can be lengthy. Test results are also available through the Quest online portal or app.

Lafayette Parish Health Unit
220 W. Willow St., Bldg. A, Lafayette
8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday - Tuesday
8 a.m. - 1 p.m. Wednesday

St. Martin Parish Health Unit
303 W. Port St.,
St. Martinville
St. Martin
8 a.m.-3 p.m. Monday

Iberia Parish Health Unit
715 Welcon St. B,
New Iberia
8 a.m.-3 p.m. Tuesday

Ville Platte Civic Center
704 N. Soileau St.,
Ville Platte
8 a.m.-3 p.m. Wednesday

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