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  • Alex Lipovtsev

DOH Health Advisory: Authorization of Licensed Pharmacists to order COVID-19 Tests

A new DOH Health Advisory provides a protocol for COVID-19 testing in support of Executive Order 202.24, which was issued on April 25, 2020, to authorize licensed pharmacists to order COVID-19 tests approved by the Food and Drug Administration to detect SARS-CoV-2 or its antibodies.

Pharmacists intending to order COVID-19 tests and establish a collection site must send an e-mail to with the following information: the site name and address and the name and address of the laboratory that will test the specimens, or, alternatively, indication that the pharmacist will conduct testing as a limited service laboratory.

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