Welcome to the Cayuga Health Sampling Center

On behalf of the Cayuga Health System, the Tompkins County Department of Health, Cortland County Health Department, and Schuyler Public Health, welcome to our sampling center. During these uncertain times, you can rest assured that your doctors, nurses, and local health care team are collaborating tirelessly on your behalf.

We have created drive through screening sites and a site located in downtown Ithaca to safely and rapidly test community members who are sick or at risk of having contracted the novel coronavirus.

Pre-registration by Appointment Required

Please note: No food, drink, or tobacco 30 minutes prior to any testing appointment.

Frequently Asked Questions

Or use our Call Center for Assistance


Please bring a valid I.D.
No one will be denied access to testing for lack of identification.

Need transportation to the testing site? Contact 2-1-1 (or 877-211-8667) for a list of options. 2-1-1 is open 8:30am-5pm weekdays.

Our hours at the sampling site are:
Monday                       8:30-4:00
Tuesday                      8:30-4:00
Wednesday                 8:30-4:00
Thursday                     8:30-4:00
Friday                          8:30-4:00
Saturday (mall site)     8:00-1:00
Sunday (mall site)           Closed

We are Located At

40 Catherwood Rd
Ithaca, NY

412 N. Tioga St
Ithaca, NY

220 Steuben Street Montour Falls, NY

1129 Commons Avenue
Cortland, NY

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