Getting Tested for HIV is important for your health, your relationships, your life, and your future. The fact is that HIV is preventable, and you can reduce or eliminate your risk. Early detection can lead to early treatment and better outcomes. Many people live long, normal lives with early detection and proper care because the advancements in HIV options have been significant. How often you should get tested depends on your circumstances. Our Public Health clinics are able to provide the Oral Rapid HIV Antibody test with results in 20 to 40 minutes.