If You Have COVID-19 Symptoms
If you’re experiencing COVID-19 symptoms and want to be tested, providers at our Urgent Care locations in West Des Moines and Ankeny will evaluate your symptoms and provide a COVID test. We provide the following COVID-19 tests:
- PCR: A throat swab with results that come in 24-48 hours
- Rapid Antigen: Nasal swab with results available in 15 minutes
- Antibody: A blood test to detect COVID-19 antibodies, results available in 24-48 hours
Patients can schedule a reservation online for a testing time or walk-in to be placed in our Urgent Care queue.
SCHEDULE AT ANKENY URGENT CARE
SCHEDULE AT WEST DES MOINES URGENT CARE
If You Don't Have COVID-19 Symptoms
(Most commonly used for travel, pre-op or return-to-work/school and asymptomatic Testing)
The Iowa Clinic provides Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) COVID-19 testing for those not experiencing symptoms.
Testing is by appointment only and is administered at 7147 Vista Drive in West Des Moines. Results are available one to two business days after your test. Note: test results will not be provided on Sundays. Learn more about what to expect for your asymptomatic COVID-19 test.
SCHEDULE A PCR TEST
What to Expect During your Testing Appointment
When scheduling your COVID-19 testing appointment, you MUST:
- Have a mobile phone with SMS text capabilities or an email address
- Have a valid driver’s license or form of identification
Once you confirm your appointment, you will receive a text message or email with check-in information. The online check-in process is mandatory in order for our staff to complete your testing at your scheduled time.
If you feel this is a true medical emergency, call 9-1-1 or visit your nearest emergency room (call on your way).
Scheduled for a procedure that requires pre-operative COVID-19 testing? Visit this page for details on what to expect once your provider schedules your testing appointment. NOTE: Weekend testing will have a delay in results.