Below are locations of the specific COVID-19 Assessment Centres in Northumberland County, Haliburton County and the City of Kawartha Lakes.
- Click here for general information about Testing for COVID-19, including answers to who, what, when, why and how.
City of Kawartha Lakes
Ross Memorial Hospital (RMH) COVID-19 Assessment Centre
The RMH COVID-19 Assessment Centre is open from 8 am to 4 pm, seven days a week. Call (705) 328-6217 to get tested if you meet any of the criteria:
- You have at least one symptom of COVID-19, even if it’s only mild
- You’re not showing symptoms but have been exposed to someone with suspected or confirmed COVID-19
- You may be at risk of COVID-19 exposure through your job.
COVID-19 testing takes place at the Lindsay Exhibition (354 Angeline St.) from 9:30 am to 5:30 pm daily. You are encouraged to call the above number to book a same-day appointment. You can check lab results online.
Northumberland Hills Hospital COVID-19 Assessment Centre
Ambulatory Care Clinic – 1000 DePalma Drive, immediately inside the main front entrance.
Individuals may also call the Assessment Centre directly during its 8 am to 4 pm operating hours to determine in advance if they are not sure if they should be assessed. Assessments are available by appointment or on a walk-in basis. Appointments are recommended to minimize wait times.
The NHH COVID-19 Assessment Centre will screen patients, test (if deemed appropriate) and direct patients to proceed as required
905-377-7783 (available between 8 am and 4 pm daily)
The Trent Hills COVID-19 Assessment Centre is now open 9 am to 5 pm, Monday to Friday each week. To book a COVID-19 test, call the local Assessment Centre at 705-395-1801.
Patients are no longer required to be referred to the Assessment Centre by a physician, nurse practitioner, nurse, walk-in/virtual clinic, Telehealth, or Public Health. The Assessment Centre is now located at a fixed single site at the Rotary Hall Boardroom (179 Saskatoon Ave.) in Campbellford.
For days the Assessment Centre is not available, contact the HKPR District Health Unit at 1-866-888-4577, ext. 5020.
If you are a resident of Haliburton County and you meet one of the criteria below, you can get tested for COVID-19:
- If you have at least one symptom of COVID-19 (click here for a list of symptoms)
- If you are concerned you’ve been exposed to COVID-19 because you have been in contact with a confirmed or suspected case,
- If you are at risk of exposure to COVID-19 because of your employment, including essential workers (e.g. health care workers, grocery stores employees, other front-line workers.)
If you meet any one of these criteria, call the Haliburton County COVID-19 Community Assessment Centre at 705-457-1212 (press 6) during regular business hours or Telehealth Ontario at 1-866-797-0000 to book an appointment for testing.
PLEASE NOTE: if your symptoms are severe, call 9-1-1 and alert the dispatcher to your symptoms.
The Haliburton County COVID-19 Community Assessment Centre is staffed by health care providers who will complete a phone assessment and advise as to appropriate next steps, which may include self-monitoring instructions, self-isolation instructions, or further assessment and testing in the drive-through facility. The Centre is for all residents of Haliburton County, regardless of whether you have a family doctor.
Testing is by appointment only, however no Ontarian
who is symptomatic or who is concerned they have been exposed to
COVID-19 will be declined a test at an Assessment Centre.