TFM is providing COVID-19 testing
15 Minutes Testing Results
Open to the Public
Accept Medicare and BCBS
Only $75 Per Test
1. Drive Through Taylorville Family Medicine
2. Fill out forms and get sample collected
3. Get your COVID-19 test result in 15 minutes
As Simple as Three Steps
Where is Taylorville Family Medicine?
TFM is located at 7700 Highway 69 S, Tuscaloosa, AL 35405. Click here to open Google map
When can I come to the drive-through?
The current open hours to public testing is 9 am to 4 pm, Monday through Thursday, and 9 am to 1 pm on Friday.
Where is the drive-through?
You will drive to the back of the building. You will see a sign says, "Drive-Through Lab". Click here to see a map guide.
How much is the test? Do you file insurance?
If you are an established patient with TFM, we have your information and we will file with your insurance.
If you are not an established patient and have Medicare and/or Blue Cross of Alabama, we will file with your insurance.
If you have any other insurance plans, you will pay $75 per testing. We accept cash and credit cards only.
What should I bring with me?
Please bring your Driver's License and insurance card (Medicare or Blue Cross). If you are testing a child, the guarantor must have a Driver's License.
If available, you can print and prefill the forms and take them with you.
If I pay cash, do I still have to fill out the paperwork?
Yes. This is due to the reporting requirements of the Alabama Department of Public Health.
What type of testing is this?
COVID-19 is caused by the SARS-Cov-2 virus. We are testing this virus using the Sofia SARS Antigen FIA.
How many days can a patient be positive for the test to show?
The test will show positive within 5 days of onset of COVID 19, during the acute phase of the infection.
How is the test performed?
Nasal swab on both sides. It will sting a bit.
How long does the test take?
It takes 15 minutes on the machine. If there is a line, you may have to wait until we have an available machine.
How do I get my results?
We can call you or send it by text message. If you need a written result, you can wait in the front parking lot and someone will bring you the results.
Still have questions? Call or text us at (205)349-1040