Peoria Region COVID-19 Testing Collection Sites

Testing Site Locations and Hours of Operation:

  • Heartland Health Services (Wisconsin Ave) - 2321 N Wisconsin Ave., Peoria IL 61603
    • Monday through Friday-- 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Drive-ups and walk-ups welcome
    • Testing Criteria: 
      • Must be 18 or older (Exceptions may be made for individuals aged 16-17 on a case-by-case basis at the discretion of Heartland Health Services staff.) 
      • Open to individuals with or without COVID-19 symptoms
      • Must be able to sit upright without assistance to be tested with pharyngeal swab (long swab, administered through the nose)
    • For more information: visit https://hhsil.com/covid-19 or call 309-495-8659
  • Peoria City/County Health Department - 2116 N Sheridan Rd., Peoria IL 61604
    • Saturday and Sunday-- 10:00 AM - 2:00 PM
    • Drive-ups and walk-ups welcome
    • Testing Criteria: 
      • Must be 18 or older (Exceptions may be made for individuals aged 16-17 on a case-by-case basis at the discretion of Heartland Health Services staff.) 
      • Open to individuals with or without COVID-19 symptoms
      • Must be able to sit upright without assistance to be tested with pharyngeal swab (long swab, administered through the nose)
    • For more information: visit https://hhsil.com/covid-19 or call 309-495-8659
  • [CLOSED] Peoria Park District’s John H. Gwynn Jr. Park/Faucet Field
    • EFFECTIVE JUNE 1, 2020 - THIS TESTING SITE LOCATION HAS CLOSED.
  • Heartland Health Services Testing Site at the Tazwood Center for Wellness (Pekin)- 3248 Van De Ver Ave., Pekin, IL 61554
    • Mondays and Wednesdays -- 9:00 AM - 4:00 PM
    • Drive-ups and walk-ups welcome
    • Testing Criteria: 
      • Must be 18 or older (Exceptions may be made for individuals aged 16-17 on a case-by-case basis at the discretion of Heartland Health Services staff.) 
      • Open to individuals with or without COVID-19 symptoms
      • Must be able to sit upright without assistance to be tested with pharyngeal swab (long swab, administered through the nose)
    • For more information: visit https://hhsil.com/covid-19 or call 309-495-8659
  • [REOPENED as of June 3, 2020] - Peoria Civic Center/Fulton Street - Located at the Peoria Civic Center’s Fulton Street Parking Lot (IEMA/IDPH Site)
    • Open 7 days per week -- 8:00 AM - 4:00 PM (while daily testing supplies last)
    • Testing Criteria:
      • Any/all individuals with symptoms
      • Individuals who meet the following criteria:
        • Healthcare workers
        • First responders
        • Employees of correctional facilities
        • Individuals exposed to confirmed COVID-19 patients
        • Employees that support critical infrastructure including: grocery stores, pharmacies, restaurants, gas stations, public utilities, factories, childcare, and sanitation services
        • All local and state government employees
        • Individuals with compromised immune systems or chronic medical conditions
    • For more information: call 1-800-889-3931 or visit http://dph.illinois.gov/testing
  • Additional Illinois COVID-19 testing locations - from the Illinois Department of Public Health


COVID-19 Testing - Know Before You Go

What To Bring With You:

Bring a photo ID and an insurance card only if you have one. Insurance cards are accepted if you have one, but you are not required to display proof of health insurance in order to be tested for COVID-19. Insurance will be billed only if applicable. There is no cost to be tested at any of the above Heartland Health Testing Locations or the IEMA Testing Location (located near the Peoria Civic Center).

COVID-19 Symptoms:

Testing is especially encouraged for individuals showing symptoms consistent of COVID-19. These symptoms include: fever, cough, shortness of breath, chills, fatigue, muscle or body aches, headaches, new loss of taste or smell, sore throat, congestion or runny nose, nausea or vomiting, diarrhea.

For additional information about COVID-19 symptoms, click here to view the CDC’s most updated list of symptoms or to use the CDC Symptom Self-Checker Tool.