COVID-19 Local Testing Options

 Looking for testing options with 
the McLean County Health Department?

COVID-19 SHIELD Testing

Tues. & Wed.*
9 am - 12 pm

McLean County Health Department

Location: 200 W. Front Street, Bloomington, IL 
Room 400E (4th floor) 

PCR testing available using self-collected saliva samples done on-site
No food or drink 1 hour prior to test
Walk-ins only

Testing closed on county holidays


How will I receive my test result?

  • The staff will register you when you arrive (using the email address you provide to them) and we will provide instructions on how to access your test results.
  • On average, you will be able to privately access your lab results from this portal 48-72 hours after your test.
  • SHIELD Patient Support Hotline - Call: 217-265-6059. 24 hours a day, 7 days a week.


Anyone under 18 years old must have a parent or guardian present 
to receive a COVID-19 test.

If the parent assigns another adult to bring their child to the vaccination center, the parent must have completed a proxy form and the completed form must be brought to the clinic by the proxy.

CLICK HERE FOR A PRINTABLE PROXY FORM (PDF)


Looking for other testing sites in McLean County?

Below are known locations for COVID-19 testing in McLean County as of 8/4/2022. The McLean County Health Department does not endorse any of these locations and this list may not include all testing sites available in McLean County. Please contact these sites for more information on hours of operation, the type of testing available, or cost.

Bloomington-Central Illinois Regional Airport 
3201 Cira Dr, Bloomington

CVS Pharmacy
1701 Fort Jesse Road, Normal
Phone: (309) 452-1370

Walgreens Pharmacy
1408 N Main St, Bloomington
Phone (309) 827-3069

More testing locations

Visit the IDPH website here 

Frequently Asked Questions about testing sites:

Visit the IDPH Website here 

Click the map below to open the interactive map of Testing Sites.

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