Deschutes County Health Services, Central Oregon Community College, and the Oregon Health Authority are partnering to offer the first no-cost rapid PCR testing site in Oregon.

Appointments will be available at the COCC Redmond campus, Thursdays through Mondays from noon to 7 p.m.

Individuals will receive a polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test.

Results will be available within 1 to 2 hours.

Appointments are required and can be made online at

Appointments are also available by calling the COVID-19 hotline at 541-699-5109, Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

The testing clinic is open to anyone, including those requiring testing for travel.

There is no cost to those who are tested and no insurance or identification is required. For those with insurance, the insurance policy may be billed.

The testing site is located in the parking lot of the Redmond Technology Education Center (RTEC) building on the COCC Redmond campus, 2324 SE College Loop, Redmond, OR 97756.