Optim Emergency Departments are not COVID testing sites

Optim Emergency Department is Not a Testing Site

The EMERGENCY DEPARTMENT at Optim Medical Center-Tattnall and Optim Medical Center-Screven are NOT COVID-19 Testing Sites. COVID-19 Testing is ONLY available for patients visiting the Emergency Room due to serious symptoms of COVID-19.

If you are experiencing shortness of breath, chest pain, and sudden changes to your mental status please visit the ER IMMEDIATELY.


If you are experiencing mild symptoms such as fever, cough, nausea, or body aches, you should contact your Primary Care Physician and quarantine at home per CDC Guidelines.


If you are seeking a COVID-19 test due to exposure or for return to work / school, please visit the GA Department of Health’s website to locate a testing site near you: