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COVID-19 Testing

The Latest Information on COVID-19 Testing at BCH

COVID-19 Testing at BCH Lab Locations

Urgent Care COVID Testing: 10 a.m. to 6 p.m. Every Day

COVID-19 Testing at BCH Lab Locations

As of September 13, 2021, BCH is offering COVID-19 testing at all three BCH lab locations by appointment only. Turnaround time for testing is 48 hours. Testing is available by appointment during normal business hours at the following lab locations:

Foothills Hospital (4747 Arapahoe Ave., Boulder)
Hours: Mon. – Fri., 7 a.m. - 6 p.m.
Sat., 7 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Sun., 7 a.m. – 12 p.m.

Community Medical Center (1000 W. South Boulder Rd., Lafayette)
Hours: Mon. – Fri., 7 a.m. - 5 p.m.
Sat: 7 a.m. - 1 p.m.

Erie Medical Center (101 Erie Parkway, Erie)
Phone: 303-415-5811
Hours: Mon. – Fri., 8 a.m. to 5:30 p.m.
Sat: 8 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Effective January 5, 2022, all Boulder Community Health laboratory locations will discontinue Travel and Asymptomatic Self-Referral Testing. Additionally, all patients needing testing will require a physician order or will need to contact the COVID Hotline at 303-415-8180 and have an order placed before they can schedule an appointment.


BCH Urgent Care Center COVID-19 Testing

All Urgent Care drive-up testing requires a video visit prior to testing for
symptomatic or close contact exposure.

  • COVID testing at BCH Urgent Care Centers is from 10 a.m. to 6 p.m.
  • Please call one of our BCH Urgent Care locations in Erie (303-415-5810) or Gunbarrel (303-415-5199) to directly schedule a virtual visit
  • If the nurse practitioner recommends swab testing, patients can schedule a drive-up appointment

Types of Tests Offered at our Urgent Care Centers:

  • Rapid COVID/Flu Test
  • Swab Test (PCR)

Who can be tested at our Urgent Care Centers:

  • Those who are symptomatic
  • Those who have been exposed to a COVID-19 positive individual

Please check-in by 6 p.m. to allow for enough time to proceed with a Video Visit and COVID/Flu PCR Test if indicated.

*Patient charges will include an Urgent Care virtual visit charge in addition to any testing fees.

Please note that the Rapid COVID/Flu test performed at urgent care sites are still resulted in under 2 hours.

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Important Information

Boulder Community Health is following current guidelines from the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) that call for patients and visitors to continue wearing masks at Foothills Hospital and all BCH patient-care facilities.

People 5 and older are eligible for the COVID-19 vaccine. For updated Vaccine Clinic hours and general vaccine info, please visit our vaccine page. For updated COVID-19 testing hours and locations, please visit our COVID testing page.