COVID-19 & Testing

COVID-19 & Testing

COVID-19 information

Coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is a viral respiratory illness that can spread from person-to-person. For the most up-to-date information about COVID-19, visit the Minnesota Department of Health (MDH) and Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) websites.

Symptoms- The CDC states that symptoms of COVID-19 may appear 2–14 days after being exposed to the virus. Children have similar symptoms to adults and generally have mild illness.

Is it COVID-19?

Is it COVID-19? (Somali)

Is it COVID-19? (Spanish)

About COVID-19: Getting COVID-19 again

If You Are Sick: Getting COVID-19 again

About COVID-19 Vaccine: If you have had COVID-19


Testing :

Where to get testedMinnesota Testing Sites


Local Testing Sites

Location:


Owatonna 

 Mayo Clinic - 507-293-9525 (Must call ahead for appointment)

 

Northfield

Northfield Clinic -507-646-1494 (Must call ahead for appointment)

Walgreens – Must register 3 hours ahead online at www.walgreens.com/findcare/covid19/testing

Allina Health Clinic- 507-663-9000 (Must call ahead for appointment)

 

Faribault

Health Finders Collaborative - 507-323-8100 (Must call to pre-register by 10:00am morning of testing, Monday or Wednesday)

Hy-Vee - 507-334-1555 (Must go on-line to register at www.hy-vee.com/my-pharmacy/services/covid-19-testing)

Walgreens - Must register 3 hours ahead online at www.walgreens.com/findcare/covid19/testing

Allina Health Clinic or Urgent care - 507-334-3921 (Must call ahead for appointment)

Compcare - 651-508-0936 (Must pre-register by either calling or on website- www.compcareclinics.com)



Who should get tested?

What to do if you’re waiting for test results (PDF)


What do I do if I get sick?

Find out what to do if you get sick

Find out what to do if you get sick (Spanish)

Find out what to do if you get sick (Somali)

Find out what to do if you get sick (ASL)


Talking with Children about Coronavirus

Messages for parents, school staff, and others working with children


Information in Other Languages

Minnesota Department of Health COVID-19 Information (Spanish)

   Minnesota Department of Health COVID-19 Information (Somali)

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Current Situation/Press Releases

Slowing the Spread

Hotlines and Other Resources

Changes to Rice County Services

Resources for Food

Resources for Child Care

Resources for Veterans

Resources for Businesses

Resources for Farmers

Resources for Housing 

PPE Donation Request