North Memorial Health to open walk-up COVID-19 testing location on Tuesday, May 26


(Robbinsdale, MN – May 26, 2020) North Memorial Health announces the opening of a walk-up COVID-19 testing location to aid in keeping our community safe and healthy during the pandemic. The testing site is located at 4414 Humboldt Ave N., Minneapolis and will be open to the public. Testing will be available Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., except for holidays.

To qualify for testing, you must be experiencing at least one COVID-19 symptom such as fever, cough, shortness of breath or difficulty breathing. You do not need a doctor referral to visit the testing site.

Here are some instructions to prepare and complete your COVID-19 test:

Upon arrival: When arriving on site please call the scheduling hotline to pre-register for testing. After registering, you will follow signs for testing. Please maintain social distancing while waiting for testing.

 During testing: The site will be operated by clinical staff who will swab your nose. The sample is then put into a sterile container to be sent for testing. You will receive an after-visit summary card with follow-up information.

 After testing: Test results will be available within 7 days. You will receive your results through MyChart. Please do not call your providers office, or North Memorial Health’s operator as they will not be able to get you your results.

Media Relations Contact

Katy Sullivan
North Memorial Health

About North Memorial Health

At North Memorial Health, we are on a mission to change healthcare. We’re delivering unmatched customer service and empowering our patients throughout the Twin Cities to achieve their best health. North Memorial Health provides access to high-quality, low-cost care throughout the Twin Cities through its medical transportation services and two hospitals – North Memorial Health Hospital and Maple Grove Hospital. North Memorial Health Clinics which include primary care, specialty care and hospice are part of a joint venture with Blue Cross and Blue Shield of Minnesota that is transforming the healthcare experience for consumers. Across the North Memorial Health system, 900+ doctors and 5,000+ team members are dedicated to delivering a more connected experience for our patients.