COVID-19 Testing

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Supported by the California Department of Public Health and in collaboration with OptumServe, Inyo County Public Health offers two free-of-charge community-based COVID-19 testing sites in Inyo County.

  • Make an appointment at  to ensure you can be tested.
  • OptumServe staff will try to accommodate walk-ins on a "space available" basis, but does not guarantee individuals will be tested – read more about the walk-in and appointment process HERE.
  • COVID-19 Test results have been returning between 24 and 48 hours after being collected.
  • Testing sites are CLOSED on Holidays
    Indigenous Day, Veterans Day, Thanksgiving, Christmas, New Year’s Eve)
OptumServe - Register Here ButtonBishop Testing Site

Days and Hours of Operation:
Every Monday and Thursday
8:00 am to 4:00 pm
(Closed for Lunch - Noon to 1:00 pm)

*CLOSED Monday, October 11 - for Indigenous Day*
- Will be open Tuesday, October 12 instead -

Lone Pint Testing Site

Days and Hours of Operation:
Every Tuesday and Friday
8:00 am to 5:00 pm
(Closed for Lunch - 11:00 am to 1:00 pm)


Eligible persons must be 18 years or older and be willing to electronically sign the COVID-19 Public Health Authorization Form and Lab Consent. Minors (age <18 years) are eligible to be tested, a parent/guardian must be present.

Inyo County’s community-based COVID-19 testing program is directed by Inyo County Public Health with operational support from Northern Inyo Healthcare District. In collaboration, the OptumServe COVID-19 Testing Program provides a connected solution to support individuals from screening through testing and receipt of their test results. OptumServe community testing sites serve all individuals who qualify for a test. This includes uninsured, underinsured, undocumented, and homeless individuals.

Inyo County COVID-19 Testing Partners


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Rapid Testing

Southern Inyo Healthcare District

Southern Inyo - Rural Health Clinic is offering rapid COVID-19 testing. Please call the clinic in advance to make an appointment.

Call: 760-876-1146

Results are usually available within two (2) hours; results are sent to you via email.