SSM Health St. Mary’s Hospital in Mexico will be opening its drive-thru COVID-19 testing site, on Monday, April 6th.
The testing site will be located at the main/north entrance of the hospital off of Love and Monroe Streets, specifically 620 East Monroe.
The testing site will be open from 9 am to 1pm Monday through Friday and in order to be tested, patients must have a physician order and are encouraged to complete a free online evaluation or call their primary care provider.
Patients will stay in their vehicle throughout the testing process and will be asked to provide identification and an insurance card.
Patients will not be billed for the test or asked to pay a co-pay.
The area is designated for drive-thru testing only.
All other individuals seeking care or providing healthcare services are asked to enter through the Emergency Room entrance due to the new restrictions from the COVID-19 pandemic.
Monroe Street to Hord Street will be closed to through traffic from 9am to 1pm Monday through Friday to accommodate the testing site.