COVID-19 testing at Malta Med Emergent Care
COVID-19 Testing at Malta Med Emergent Care
We offer PCR (non-rapid) COVID-19 tests. A provider order is required, and tests are reserved for people who:
- Are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms OR
- Have recently been exposed to COVID-19 OR
- Need proof of a negative test result to return to work or school.
If you already have a provider order, the scheduling team at Saratoga Hospital will be in contact with you to set up a testing appointment at Saratoga Hospital's COVID-19 testing tent. For questions on your scheduled appointment, please call 518-587-2397.
If you do not have a provider order for a COVID-19 test, we offer 2 options:
We can provide one through a telehealth visit. To schedule an appointment at a time that is convenient for you, please visit our telehealth page.
- Come to Malta Med Emergent Care. You will be seen by one of our providers, who will conduct a screening. If appropriate, an order will be written and a test will be given.
Getting your test results
If your test results come back positive, you will receive a phone call from the ordering provider. Malta Med Emergent Care does not call patients with negative test results. We encourage patients to create a LabCorp account to access their results or to request a copy of their results from our medical records department.