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ClearChoiceMD Partners with State of NH to Offer Free COVID-19 Testing at Pop-up Sites in Underserved Communities

Claremont, Manchester, Newington, and Nashua sites are now up and running.

New Hampshire – ClearChoiceMD Urgent Care announces it is offering free COVID-19 testing at pop-up sites at select locations through a partnership with the State of New Hampshire. The designated sites offer no-cost PCR testing for SARS CoV-2, the virus that causes COVID-19.

“We are proud to work with the State of New Hampshire to provide this important service to our community,” said Joseph E. Sicard, PA-C, Director of Clinical Operations at ClearChoiceMD Urgent Care. “It is important for people to have access to convenient testing options, regardless of where they live. The state selected four pop-up sites, located in population dense areas and places where there is a known gap in testing services.”

Free COVID-19 testing is available daily from 9am to 3pm, 7 days a week the following locations:

  • CLAREMONT: River Valley Community College, 1 College Place, Claremont, NH 03743
  • MANCHESTER: Testing is performed at the Hunt Memorial Pool on Maple Street (please note, this is a walk-up testing site only). Please park across the street at the JFK Colosseum, 303 Beech Street, Manchester, NH 03103.
  • NEWINGTON: Mall at Fox Run, 50 Fox Run Road, Newington, NH 03801
  • NASHUA: St. Joseph’s Hospital parking lot, 261 Lake Street, Nashua, NH 03060

Testing is available at these four designated locations at no cost to the patient through a contract with the State of New Hampshire. It is open to patients of all ages, both symptomatic and asymptomatic. No insurance is necessary. No appointments are needed. Testing is available on a first come, first served basis. Patients only need to provide a phone number and an active email address (recommended but not required) at the time of registration. Results will be sent to the email address provided at registration. The current turnaround for test results is in 48 hours.

“With the holidays approaching, this free testing program will give families added peace of mind as they gather indoors to celebrate with their loved ones without fear of spreading covid-19,” Sicard said.

For answers to frequently asked questions about the pop-up testing sites visit

The preparation of this release was financed under a contract with the State of New Hampshire, Department of Health and Human Services, with funds provided in part by the State of New Hampshire and/or such other funding sources as were available or required, e.g., the United States Department of Health and Human Services.