August 29, 2022
The deadline to order free COVID-19 at-home tests through the federal website is coming soon.
Americans have until Friday to order their third round of free rapid antigen tests through the federal website that launched earlier this year. During January, the Biden administration pledged 500 million tests would be available.
“As the highly transmissible subvariants of Omicron drive a rise in cases in parts of the country, free and accessible tests will help slow the spread of the virus,” the administration noted earlier this year.
Here’s what you need to know:
While COVID-19 case counts are below the peak from last winter, it’s important to stay up to date on your COVID-19 vaccination status and follow the latest public health guidelines. HAP encourages everyone to monitor their COVID-19 status and take an at-home test if:
Additional information about COVID-19 at-home testing is available online.
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