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April 20, 2020 - Harrisburg, PA

Department of Health Begins COVID-19 Testing Site in Northeast Pennsylvania, 49 Tested on First Day

The Wolf Administration today tested 49 symptomatic first responders and health care workers during the first day of the administration's COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County.

The drive-thru testing site is being held in the parking lot of the Mohegan Sun Pocono Arena and pre-registration is required. Beginning Tuesday, April 21, the site will be open from 10:00 AM to 4:00 PM daily to test Northeastern Pennsylvania residents who are symptomatic and either over 65, a first responder or a health care worker. Registration is required one day in advance and can be found on the Department of Health's website, health.pa.gov. Appointments are capped at 200 per day. No onsite registration is available.



<a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0001.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard soldiers and other emergency responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive at the test location.  The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0002.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard soldiers and other emergency responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive by putting on PPE.The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0003.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0004.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard soldiers and other emergency responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive by putting on PPE.The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0005.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard soldiers and other emergency responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive by putting on PPE.The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0006.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0007.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard member Morgan Gifford responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive at the test location.  The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0008.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard soldiers and other emergency responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive by putting on PPE.The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0009.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard soldiers and other emergency responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive by putting on PPE.The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0010.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard soldiers and other emergency responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive at the test location.  The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0011.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard soldiers and other emergency responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive by putting on PPE.The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0012.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard soldiers and other emergency responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive at the test location.  The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0013.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard soldiers and other emergency responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive by putting on PPE.The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0014.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard soldiers and other emergency responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive at the test location.  The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0015.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard soldiers and other emergency responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive by putting on PPE.The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0016.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0017.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard Capt. James Kane explaining procedures at the testing site.The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0018.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard soldiers and other emergency responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive at the test location.  The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0019.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard soldiers and other emergency responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive at the test location.  The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County <a href="https://filesource.wostreaming.net/commonwealthofpa/photo/17965_doh_Testing_Site_dz_dz_0020.jpg" target="_blank">⇣ Download Photo<br></a>Pennsylvania National Guard member Morgan Gifford responders preparing for testing subjects to arrive at the test location.  The Wolf Administration provided pictures of the COVID-19 testing site at Mohegan Sun Arena at Casey Plaza in Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County, that will provide much-needed testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and residents 65 or older throughout Northeastern Pennsylvania.  Monday, April 20, 2020 - Wilkes-Barre, Luzerne County