US residents can order free, at-home COVID-19 tests starting on January 19th

DMCA / Correction Notice
- Advertisement -


One year, 10 months and eight days after the World Health Organization declared COVID-19 pandemic, Americans will be able to order for free, test at home from government. From January 19 you will be able to go here COVIDTests.gov Request more tests, which will be mailed to your home.

- Advertisement -

For now, the website’s landing page is only in English and Spanish. It notes that shipping costs will also be covered.

The Biden administration is buying one billion at-home rapid tests to give to US residents for free. The hope is to make sure everyone has a test when they need it. white House Said 500 million of those tests would be available on January 19. In the beginning, you will be able to order four per residential address.

advertisement

A phone line is being set up so that those who cannot access the website can place orders. The administration says it is working with national and local organizations to help people in at-risk and vulnerable communities get tested safely.

One important thing to note: Trials will usually be shipped within 7-12 days after ordering. This timeline would not be incredibly useful for people who show symptoms of COVID-19 or have had close contact with a positive case and who do not have one. test at home easy.

- Advertisement -

Still, it’s worth stocking up on these free trials, especially considering how in-demand they are. There are even Twitter accounts known for helping people secure new gaming consoles. provide stock alerts For COVID-19 tests these days.

Editor’s Note: This article originally appeared on Nerdshala,

- Advertisement -

Stay on top - Get the daily news in your inbox

Recent Articles

Related Stories