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2020-2021 

Influenza Season Clinics 

COVID-19 Prepared


COVID-19 Testing in CT

Testing criteria for COVID-19 disease varies in Connecticut. This link will provide useful information. 

It is advisable to contact you medical provider on questions related to viral testing, which tells you if you have a current infection.  If you don't have a medical provider call 203-688-1700 for the Yale New Haven Heath System service area.

The following CT COVID-19 testing locations are being provided due to their close proximity to the Town of Greenwich.  This list does not represent an endorsement by the Greenwich Department of Health, nor are these locations the only testing sites in CT.  Some testing site locations require a doctor's prescription, while others provide an on-line medical evaluation.  In addition, there are medical providers in the Greenwich  community  that provide COVID-19 viral testing for their patients. 

Click on the testing site for more information: 

Greenwich Hospital - Greenwich

Stamford Hospital - Stamford 

Family Centers Health Care - Greenwich

Community Health Centers - Stamford

Murphy Medical Associates  - Stamford, Greenwich

CVS Health  - Stamford (2 locations)

Optimus Health Care  - Stamford

AFC Urgent Care - Stamford

DOCS Urgent Care - Stamford

Time frames for test results should be discussed with your medical provider and/or testing facility. 


Other Useful COVID-19 Information 

Information & Resources to Help Communities  During the Coronavirus Pandemic

CDC - Frequently Asked Questions About COVID-19 

CDC - Test for Current Infection

Limited Access to Town Hall due to COVID-19 Restrictions

Town Hall is currently open for appointments only.  When you arrive you will need to wear a face mask at all times and practice social distancing.  Do not make an appointment if you are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms.  Please call these Divisions if you are looking to make an appointment or have questions.

Environmental Services - p 203-987-1001 / fax 203-861-3181​Laboratory - p 203-622-7843 ​​​​The following Divisions are available by phone to answer questions about program services and general information:​​  ​​Office of the Director - p 203-622-7836 / fax 203-622-7770​​Public Health Emergency Planning - p 203-622-7857​​Family Health - p 203-622-6495 / fax 203-622-3777​​Special Clinical Services - p 203-622-6460 / fax 203-861-3161​Testing, medical evaluation and treatment will be arranged as needed​
​COVID-19 Questions - 203-622-7703 / 203-622-7842 / 203-622-7836 / 203-622-7865 / 203-622-7614

211 - Connecticut Hotline

For guests who are deaf or hard of hearing, relay services are available at 711


MISSION STATEMENT

As the primary public health agency in the community, the Greenwich Department of Health will provide public health essential services directly when they cannot be adequately available through other agencies and promote activities for a healthier lifestyle.  The Department will work to prevent disease, premature death, illness and disability in the Greenwich population and guide health care providers to do the same.  The Department of Health will support individual and community health through public education and community collaboration and work to address environmental concerns to support a safe, healthier lifestyle.  The Department will be an advocate for health policy and will partner with various agencies to identify critical health needs.  The Department will allocate health resources to those who need them and strive to reduce health disparities so that all Greenwich residents can get equal access to good health care.

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