Curative Testing For COVID-19 Not Available Thanksgiving Day


Curative Shallow Nasal Swab Testing – regularly available in Los Alamos every Tuesday and Thursday from 8 a.m. to 3 p.m. – will not be available Thursday, Nov. 25 on the Thanksgiving Day holiday. County officials recommend planning ahead and visiting the Curative website at to schedule an alternate date and time. 

Other available testing options include:   

Vault: At-Home Saliva COVID-19 Testing 

Available to any person who feels they need to be tested, with or without symptoms, at no cost. Visit the NMDOH/Vault webpage to order your test:  Results are provided within 24 to 48 hours after the sample arrives at the lab.   

New Mexico Department of Health 

To find other testing sites outside of Los Alamos, visit the NMDOH website for COVID-19 Screening & Testing here: 

(NOTE: If individuals are taking a COVID-19 test to satisfy employer policies – check with the employer as to which test types are acceptable. For example, some employers may not accept “Rapid Tests.” On the NMDOH website, individuals can filter by “Testing Type,” in addition to location, site type, etc…)