Free Local COVID-19 Testing Options

Epic Health & Wellness

Free COVID-19 testing through Test Iowa is being offered at Epic Health & Wellness at 1075 Cedar Cross Road in Dubuque. Those who would like to be tested for COVID-19 at this location must first complete the Test Iowa assessment at Once an assessment has been completed, people can self-schedule for a testing appointment by visiting 

Rapid COVID Testing

COVID-19 Rapid Testing can performed at Epic Health & Wellness and the results are available in 15 minutes. The fee is $75 and payment is required at the time of testing. This testing is not through Test Iowa. You do NOT need to go through the Test Iowa survey to have a COVID-19 Rapid Test. It is scheduled online through Epic Health & Wellness. For more information, visit  

Hartig Drug

Hartig Drug Company pharmacies are offering free COVID-19 test collection by appointment in Dubuque. This free COVID-19 test collection program is implemented in collaboration with the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) and eTrueNorth.

Test collection sites for this program can be found at The online portal helps patients make test collection appointments. Any individual, regardless of their state of residence, is eligible to test, even if they are not experiencing COVID-19 symptoms. Local test collection sites for this program are:

  • Hartig Drug Co 3, 2255 John F Kennedy Rd, Ste. 16, Dubuque
  • Hartig Drug Co 4, 2225 Central Ave, Dubuque
  • Hartig Drug Co 8, 1600 University Ave, Dubuque

Learn more about Hartig Drug COVID-19 testing.


Hy-Vee is offering COVID-19 testing at select Hy-Vee pharmacy locations. All patients must register ahead of time in order to receive a test voucher and select a testing site and appointment time. 

Learn more about Hy-Vee COVID-19 testing.