At-Home COVID-19 Test Kits

Quincy Medical Group is providing free at-home COVID-19 test kits to our community. The test kits were provided through the Health Resources & Service Administration (HRSA) COVID-19 Testing Supply Program. At-home testing helps our community with the fight against COVID-19 to keep us safe and healthy.

Frequently Asked Questions

How much do the tests cost?

The tests are available at no-cost to community members.

What type of test is available?

Quidel QuickVue At-Home OTC COVID-19 Tests are available through this program. Each kit contains two tests. These are rapid antigen tests that an individual can self-administer anywhere, with results available within 10 minutes.

When should I test?

These tests can be used if a person is symptomatic, asymptomatic, or within 6 days of symptom onset. The tests can be self-administered and are recommended for use by individuals 14 years of age and older. For children 2-13 years of age, the COVID-19 test may be performed by an adult.

How do I use the test?

Instructions are available with each test kit. For more information, visit

What do I do if I test positive?

If you test positive with the QuickVue At-Home OTC COVID-19 Test, you should self-isolate and contact your local health department (see list of phone numbers below).  If needed, seek follow-up care with your physician or healthcare provider to help you with symptom management and treatment needs. If you don’t have a healthcare provider, contact the QMG Primary Care Access Line at (217) 222-6550, ext. 3325.

How do I contact my local Health Department?

Below are the listing of health departments in our region.

    • Adams County Health Department (217) 222-8440
    • Brown County Health Department (217) 773-2714
    • Cass County Health Department (217) 323-2182
    • Hancock County Health Department (217) 604-3092 
    • Morgan County Health Department (217) 245-5111
    • Pike County Health Department (217) 285-4407
    • Scott County Health Department (217) 742-8203
    • Schuyler County Health Department (217) 322-6775
  • IOWA:
    • Lee County Health Department (319) 372-5225
    • Clark County Health Department (660) 727-2356
    • Lewis County Health Department (573) 767-5312
    • Marion County Health Department (573) 221-1166
    • Ralls County Health Department (573) 985-7121

QMG Vaccine Clinics

Quincy Medical Group is here to support patients and families no matter where you are in your vaccine journey. We offer COVID-19 vaccine clinics every week. Click here to learn more about our vaccine clinic. If you have questions about the vaccine, we encourage you to speak to your trusted healthcare provider.