Dear Colleagues and Students, Thanks to you all for your incredible work throughout this academic year. I’m writing with a short campus COVID update. […]
Students who are symptomatic should reach out to the Wellness center, who will arrange for testing.
Free rapid (15 minute) antigen testing – Wayne County Public Library
Free testing at Rite Aid Pharmacy , 1955 Cleveland Road (appointment required)
CVS, 2284 Back Orrville Road (appointment required)
Rapid antigen testing (15 minutes)
Wooster Urgent Care (appointment required)
Same-day PCR testing before 12:30 pm, or overnight if you test after noon
Wooster Community Hospital NowClinic
The Abbott Binax Now Rapid (15-minute) Antigen tests can be performed at home. They are available at Walmart, CVS and other pharmacies, and can be ordered from Amazon, here. The cost is currently $19.88 for two tests on Amazon.
A Special Note for Employees Covered Under The College’s CIGNA Health Insurance Plan
If you are an employee at The College of Wooster who is covered under the Cigna insurance plan, please know that Cigna covers out-of-pocket expenses for a covered COVID-19 diagnostic visit and testing with no customer cost share through the Public Health Emergency (PHE) period, currently scheduled to end on October 18, 2021. If you have gone out-of-network and received an unexpected bill for a COVID-19 diagnostic visit or test, Cigna’s COVID-19 Customer Protection Program (CPP) can help. Call the phone number on your ID card and an advocate will help resolve your billing issue.
Cigna is also waiving out-of-pocket costs for COVID-19 FDA-authorized at-home specimen collection kits and other diagnostic tests. Order a COVID-19 at-home specimen collection kit.