Free COVID Testing Continues in Chaffee County

Free Covid-19 testing continues in Salida and Buena Vista.

Testing in Salida is Monday through Friday at the Chaffee County Fairgrounds. Appointments for testing in Salida are now being made online. Make an appointment the day before testing is held by going to

For those looking to receive a Covid-19 test in the north end of the county, Valley-Wide Health Systems will now be offering testing Monday through Friday from 8:30 am to 2:30 pm. Valley-Wide will bill your health insurance. However, if you are uninsured, the test is free.  

To register for a test in BV through Valley-Wide, call 719-395-8610, and choose the option to speak with a nurse.   

Terry West