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Posted on: December 6, 2020

[ARCHIVED] PUBLIC SERVICE ANNOUNCEMENT: Free Walk-up COVID-19 Testing Offered for Port Arthur

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Free COVID-19 Testing Offered December 7 - 11

December 6, 2020

Healthcare professionals from Texas Department of Emergency Management, State Health Services and the Texas Military Department are offering free COVID-19 Testing for Port Arthur citizens from December 7 - 11, 2020. The Port Arthur Emergency Management Department is encouraging all Port Arthur citizens who need, or want, to be tested to take advantage of this service. Click below to add to your calendar!

No pre-registration is required, and participants must show identification upon registration. The table below outlines where residents may receive testing for COVID, and provides contact information for other testing sites. Please contact the Port Arthur Health Department COVID Hotline at (409) 983-8800 for additional information. 

COVID-19 Testing 1207-1211



NameAddressPhone Number/Date/Times of TestingCOVID-19 TestAntibody TestInsurance/ID
Mobile Test SitePort Arthur Bob Bowers Civic Center
3401 Cultural Center Drive
 Port Arthur, TX 77642
Monday, December 7 - 11, 2020YESNOID Required
Registration link
8:00 PM -- 4:00 PM

Other Testing Available

Gulf Coast Health Center2548 Memorial Blvd.
 Port Arthur, TX 77642
409-983-1161YESYESAccepts insurance with  NO co-pay
Appointment NeededUninsured will be on a sliding scale fee schedule
Minute Clinic2712 Hwy 365
 Nederland, TX 77627
1-800-389-2727YESNOCo-pay for minor care
Appointment needed
Mid-County Urgent Care1908 Hwy 365
 Nederland, TX 77627
409-527-9486YESYESAccepts Insurance/Urgent Care Co-pay and Cash
Appointment needed
Golden Triangle Emergency Center8035 Memorial Blvd.
 Port Arthur, TX 77642
409-237-5870 YESYESAccepts Insurance/ER co-pay and Cash
Appointment needed
Exceptional Emergency Center3330 Hwy 365
 Port Arthur, TX 77642
409-722-9554 YESYESAccepts insurance/ER co-pay  and Cash
Appointment needed


COVID-19 Testing Sites, and Events December 2020-Printable Chart 

Click to add December 7 to your calendar 

Click to add December 8 to your Calendar 


Click to add December 11 to your calendar 

Registration link for December 7--11 is a Trusted Site

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