Covid-19 Test at Home Program
Sussex County is proud to offer “at-home” COVID-19 testing to the residents of Sussex County. Participants in the program will be asked to provide insurance however no copay will be required. Residents without insurance will also be eligible to participate in the program.
The saliva collection test for COVID-19 has the same effectiveness as the nasal swab test. This test is performed under the supervision of our healthcare provider, Vault, through a video telehealth visit eliminating the risk of person-to-person exposure to the virus.
To register for your at-home testing kit, you must first fill out the form below to verify your Sussex County residency. Within 24-48 hours following your submission, you will receive a link to order your free kit on the Vault Health website. This is accessible to all Sussex County residents, and health insurance is not required but a claim will be submitted if are covered.
Please note the following:
- There is no out-of-pocket cost for this test.
- You must be a resident of Sussex County or employed as a first responder or health care worker in Sussex County.
- Only persons over the age of 6 are eligible for this test. Persons under the age of 18 should have a parent or guardian complete the registration for them.
- You should receive your result through email within 48 hours.
- This is not an antibody test. This test is designed to determine if you currently are infected with COVID-19 and have the potential to infect others.
If your test is positive, or if you have symptoms, call your health care professional.Register Now!
If you have any questions, please email firstname.lastname@example.org.
Older adults and people who have severe underlying chronic medical conditions such as heart or lung disease or diabetes seem to be at higher risk for developing more serious complications from COVID-19 illness. Please consult with your health care provider about additional steps you may be able to take to protect yourself.
If you are sick with COVID-19 or think you might have it, follow the steps below to help protect other people in your home and community.
A novel coronavirus is a new coronavirus that has not been previously identified. The virus causing coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) is not the same as the coronaviruses that commonly circulate among humans and cause mild illness, such as the common cold.