Cahaba Medical Care holding coronavirus testing in Bessemer Thursday


A man gets tested for COVID-19 at a drive-thru testing site. (Khadejeh Nikouyeh/News & Record via AP)

BESSEMER, Ala. (WIAT) — Between 1 and 5 p.m. Thursday, Cahaba Medical Care will be conducting a drive-thru coronavirus testing site at the Bessemer Civic Center.

According to a message on the CMC website, testing resources are scarce and will be limited to those with the following:

  • -Symptoms such as fever, cough, shortness of breath
  • -Employer mandate
  • -Significant exposure to someone who has tested positive for COVID-19

Those interested in taking part in testing must pre-register at the link below in order to be tested. Once the pre-registration process is completed, a time slot will be assigned to come for the test. Those seeking testing may arrive at the site at any point during the assigned time slot.

Pre-registration can be done here


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