AlertFor the health of our community and patients, we are providing COVID-19 testing at no cost for those exhibiting symptoms of the virus or for those who have been exposed to someone with COVID-19. For more information and to schedule a test, please visit www.myprevea.com to schedule a lab test.

Prevea Health

Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19)


In order to protect our communities and our health care workers from inadvertent exposure to coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19), we are making regular changes in order to  stay up-to-date on the rapidly changing situation and recommendations from the Center of Disease Control, United States Surgeon General and others.

We can’t stress enough how important your health is to us. There is a lot of information circulating about (COVID-19), and it’s important for you to have access to accurate information and as well as resources for your overall health and wellness. For your convenience we have condensed information to make it easier for you to filter through.
 

Frequently asked questions

What are symptoms of COVID-19?

People with COVID-19 have experienced a wide range of symptoms –ranging from mild to severe. Symptoms may appear 2-14 days after exposure to the virus:
  • Fever or chills
  • Cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Fatigue
  • Muscle or body aches
  • Headache
  • New loss of taste or smell
  • Sore throat
  • Congestion or runny nose
  • Nausea or vomiting
  • Diarrhea

If you develop symptoms, please visit www.myprevea.com to schedule your COVID-19 test online.

 

Who can receive free COVID-19 testing?

Prevea Health offers free COVID-19 testing to individuals experiencing one or more of the following symptoms: Cough, shortness of breath, difficulty breathing, fever, chills, repeated shaking with chills, muscle pain, headache, sore throat and/or new loss of taste or smell. We also provide testing to those exposed to another person diagnosed with COVID-19 and those who have been in close contact with a person who is currently being quarantined for suspected COVID-19.
 

Where is free COVID-19 testing offered?

At select Prevea Health locations in Green Bay, De Pere, Manitowoc, Sheboygan, Oconto Falls, Shawano, Eau Claire, Chippewa Falls and Rice Lake. You will receive instructions on where to go as you select the location you would like to have your test performed.
 

Do I need an appointment?

Yes, and by logging on to this site, you are now in the right place! Simply sign in to your existing myprevea.com account (or click Sign Up Now to create an account). Then, click "COVID-19 Test" and follow the prompts.
 

How is the test performed?

COVID-19 testing is quick and painless. One of our clinicians will briefly swab the inside of each of your nostrils. The swabbing is very minimally invasive. (Previously, testing required a nasopharyngeal swab, deep inside the cavity between the nose and the mouth. This is no longer needed to perform accurate testing).
 

How long do results take?

Results are provided within 2 to 7 days. In most cases, results are provided within 48 hours. If your test is negative, your result will be provided on your myprevea.com account. If it is positive, we will call you.
 

What is the cost for COVID-19 testing?

Pursuant to Section 4202 of the CARES Act, cash prices for COVID-19 diagnostic tests are as follows: 
  • 87635 Infectious agent detection by nucleic acid (DNA or RNA); severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) (Coronavirus disease [COVID-19]), amplified probe technique  $89.75
  • 86769 — Antibody; severe acute respiratory syndrome coronavirus 2 (SARS-CoV-2) (Coronavirus disease [COVID-19])  $54.50
  • U0001 CDC testing laboratories to test patients for SARS-CoV-2   $50.25
  • U0002 non-CDC laboratory tests for SARS-CoV-2/2019-nCoV (COVID-19)  $71.75

Preventative actions to reduce the spread:

 

For additional prevention articles, visit our COVID-19 resource library here


Prevea Health experts weigh in on the COVID-19 pandemic on Plug in to Health, a podcast produced by Prevea Health and available for free at www.prevea.com/podcast and on major podcast platforms such as Apple and Spotify.