COVID-19 Testing

Health Department COVID-19 Testing

The Carteret County Health Department offers FREE COVID-19 tests. Individuals need an appointment.

Patients do not need a doctor's prescription or insurance to get tested, however, you must present identification. If you have health insurance, you must present your insurance card. Testing is provided free of charge (no out-of-pocket cost or co-payment regardless of insurance).

Testing at a Health Department location is limited to residents 18 years of age and older.

  1. County Health Department Testing
  2. State of NC Testing Sites
  3. COVID-19 Symptoms

County Health Department Testing Sites

Testing Facilities Day(s) Times
Carteret County Health Department
(252) 728-8550, Option 3
Monday through Friday *Appointment Required

COVID-19 Testing Locations in Carteret County

COVID-19 Testing is available at many locations throughout Carteret County, including Beaufort, Cape Carteret, Emerald Isle, Morehead City, and Newport. Scroll down to find location(s) most convenient to you.

Are you a new COVID-19 testing site in Carteret County? Get your COVID-19 testing site added to the test site finder. Please email the health department to add, revise, or remove your COVID testing site.

Beachcare Urgent & Family Medical Center
*Appointment required
(252) 808-3696
Hours & Information

Carolinas Urgent and Primary Care
*Walk-in and appointments accepted
(252) 222-0204
Hours & Information

Carteret Health and Vascular
*Appointment required
(252) 764-2024
Hours & Information

CVS Pharmacy
Schedule a Test

Family Medicine & Rehabilitation Centers (Morehead City)
*Walk-in and appointments accepted
(252) 499-9021
Hours & Information

FastMed Urgent Care
*Walk-in and appointments accepted
(252) 622-4033
Hours & Information

JCMC Pediatrics & Family Practice (Cape Carteret)
*Appointment required
(252) 424-0004
Hours & Information

Kid's Rule Pediatrics
*Walk-in and appointments accepted
(252) 240-5437
Hours & Information

Med First Emerald Isle
*Appointment required
(252) 354-6500
Hours & Information

Morehead City VA Clinic
*Walk-in and appointments accepted
(252) 240-2349
Hours & Information

Oceanside Pediatrics
*Appointment required
(252) 622-4448
Hours & Information

Walgreens
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Walmart
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