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Get tested MA!

Testing for Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19) is widely available in Massachusetts.

Who should get tested?

You should get a test if:

  • You develop any symptoms of COVID-19, even if they are mild
  • Or you are a close contact of someone who has tested positive for COVID-19

What do I do if my test is positive?

If your test is positive, we're here to help.

Why is COVID-19 testing important?

COVID-19 testing is an important way to protect your family, friends, and community. It will save lives and help keep MA headed in the right direction.


What are the different types of COVID-19 testing? 

Learn about the 2 types of COVID-19 testing: diagnostic tests and antibody tests.