COVID19 Update 12.30

The Kansas Department of Health & Environment (KDHE) has opened up a new COVID-19 mass testing site in Wichita, KS. The walk-in testing location is located inside Chester Lewis Academic Learning Center at 1847 N. Chautauqua St. It will be open Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. and can test more than 200 patients per day. This location uses a 60-second oral swish solution to speed up the collection of saliva samples. A PCR test for SARS-CoV-2 is then run at the state public health laboratory in Topeka. Patients are notified of their results by text and email in approximately 48 hours. People looking to get tested can find the site details and pre-register at Anyone unable to follow the instructions for the oral rinse collection will not be able to get tested at this location.

HMC is currently NOT able to provide COVID-19 testing for:

asymptomatic individuals, return to work, return to school, or travel

HMC is now offering Pediatric COVID – 19 vaccines for children ages 5-11. Please 316-283-6103 call to schedule appointments.

HMC is continuing to schedule appointments for booster/additional doses of COVID-19 vaccinations.  You must have an appointment to receive a vaccine.


Appointments for Moderna: Monday/Wednesday/Friday

Appointments for Pfizer: Tuesday/Thursday

Call 316.283.6103 to schedule your booster vaccine. 

Bring your original COVID-19 vaccination card/vaccine record and proof of insurance (if applicable) with you to your appointment. 

For more updates on COVID-19 click HERE