Beginning Thursday, April 23, PanCare Health will lift testing restrictions at all COVID-19 testing sites in Eastpoint, Panama City, Marianna, Port St. Joe, and Bristol, to now offer COVID-19 testing to all persons, with or without symptoms.

The testing, however, will be limited to healthcare facility workers, residents in long-term care facilities, persons age 65 and older, persons with underlying conditions and fFirst responders

PanCare will continue to offer COVID-19 testing to all persons with symptoms (cough, fever at or above 100.4 degrees, or shortness of breath) at all testing sites.

All testing will be provided at no cost to the person being tested. If a person has insurance, they will bill the insurance for testing and write off any portion not covered.

PanCare Health’s COVID-19 response line team is available at (850) 215-4181 Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. to conduct phone screenings.

To be scheduled at a testing site, you must complete all three of these steps.

Step 1: Call the PanCare COVID-19 response line at (850) 215-4181.

Step 2: Conduct an over the phone screening.

Step 3: Upon qualifying for testing, you will be assigned a unique ID number and given an appointment date, time, and location. You must present your ID number at your appointment along with your photo ID when you arrive at the off-site testing location.