Where can I get tested?

Testing is available throughout Butte County and at most pharmacies. View COVID-19 Testing Sites in Butte and Glenn County:

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The State of California and the COVID-19 Testing Task Force have joined together with OptumServe in a partnership to expand Rapid and PCR viral testing services in Butte County. View more information about OptumServe Testing.


OptumServe Sites will be closed on October 10, 2022 in observance of Columbus Day.

OptumServe (Chico State): Open Monday through Friday! Located at:

Sutter Hall
Suite 521
Legion Avenue
Chico, 95926

This location is open to the public. Appointments are scheduled Monday through Friday, 9 am to noon and 2 to 5 pm, excluding all federal holidays. Short-term free parking is available in the Bryce South Lot (gravel lot off of Warner). Metered parking is available on Legion Avenue Schedule an appointment at:

  • Online
  • By phone: 888-634-1123
  • Appointments are available for rapid antigen testing only. PCR testing is available on a walk-in basis only.

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1. Who should be tested for COVID-19?
2. What is contact tracing?
3. What to do if you receive a positive COVID-19 test result?
4. When will I receive my test results?
5. Where can I get tested?
6. If I test positive for COVID-19, will I be contacted by Public Health?
7. Why is the CDC’s 2019 Real Time PCR Test being retired?