Ascension Wisconsin moves COVID-19 drive-through testing from Owen to Thorp
For the Hub City Times
THORP – As part of its reintroduction of services, Ascension Medical Group will relocate its Clark County COVID-19 drive-through testing location from Owen to Thorp, on May 11.
As of Monday, drive-through testing will be available Monday, Wednesday and Friday, 9 a.m. – noon, at Ascension Our Lady of Victory – Thorp, 704 Clark St., Thorp.
Individuals who wish to be tested at drive-through locations must first be pre-screened by an Ascension Medical Group provider by appointment or virtually using Ascension Online Care.
Those interested in drive-through testing in Thorp can call 715-644-5530 for appointment options. Ascension Online Care is available at ascension.org/OnlineCare.
At the testing site, patients will remain in their vehicle at all times.
Nasal swab samples will be collected and sent to a state-approved laboratory for analysis. Patients will be provided this information at the time of testing and instructed to return home and self-isolate for 14 days. Ascension Medical Group Wisconsin will contact patients with results and positive results will be alerted to the Wisconsin Department of Health.