Mayor Ravi S. Bhalla and the City of Hoboken are pleased to provide COVID-19 testing for Hoboken residents and Hoboken business employees through a partnership with various testing providers. All testing is by appointment, with the exception of testing through the New Jersey Department of Health. The Hoboken Health Department recommends getting a COVID-19 test at least 5-7 days after a potential exposure in order to minimize inaccurate results. If you have symptoms, you do not need to wait to get a test.
Dates: Mondays - Saturdays (as of April 3, Riverside will test Monday - Friday)
Time: 8 am – 3 pm
Location: 351 16th Street (Bijou Properties location)
Type of testing: Rapid (Abbott ID Now), and PCR
Who: Hoboken residents only
Link for appointments: Click here or visit http://www.hobokennj.gov/riverside
(appointments typically released online for the following week on Wednesdays)
Note: Riverside Medical Group patients should call their Riverside primary care office to schedule a COVID-19 test and should not use the online sign-up form.
** If you are getting an error message on the Riverside link to schedule an appointment, please first clear your browsing data (history, cashed items) and try again, as a new form is now being utilized by Riverside **
Date: Wednesdays and Saturdays (closed on Saturday, April 3)
Time: 2 - 7 pm (Wednesdays), 9 am - 1 pm (Saturdays)
Location: 605 Jackson Street (updated location)
Type of testing: PCR
Who: Hoboken residents, Hoboken business employees
Link for appointments: http://www.hobokennj.gov/medicineman
Date: Friday (April 9), Friday (April 23)
Time: 1 pm – 7 pm
Location: 221 Jackson Street (Hoboken Housing Authority, community room)
Who: Hoboken and Hudson County residents, Hoboken business employees
Type of testing: Saliva based
No appointment needed, testing provided on a first-come, first-serve basis
PCR testing through Prompt MD and Medicine Man Pharmacy utilizes Star Labs. Residents can now check results online through the Star Labs online portal. Log on to http://www.starlabs.org, enter your first name, last name, date of birth, and request an access code to your cell phone or email. You will then be able to view your results online, which are anticipated within 48-72 hours, although results may be posted earlier. If you are having trouble accessing results, you can email Star Labs at firstname.lastname@example.org and copy email@example.com and the Hoboken Health Department can follow up with the lab.
Test results through ivee will be emailed directly to individuals. If results through ivee are not received within 72 hours, please call the laboratory utilized by ivee, Innovative Gx Laboratories, at 210-352-5175 (9:30 am - 6 pm, Monday - Saturday). If that is not successful, please email firstname.lastname@example.org and copy email@example.com so ivee can provide results as soon as possible.
Test results through the New Jersey Department of Health taken at 221 Jackson Street will be provided directly to individuals. If results have not been provided in 48 hours, please call the State's laboratory at 212-880-5494.
Volunteers from the Hoboken Community Emergency Response Team (C.E.R.T.) are available to answer questions and provide assistance to Hoboken residents and employees of Hoboken Businesses.
New days and hours of operation:
Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, Friday - 9:00am - Noon (Closed Wednesday)
201-420-5620 (General Info)
If you need special assistance and cannot reach us at 201-420-5621, please call 201-420-5620 and leave a voicemail message.
To receive all announcements from the City of Hoboken please visit local.nixle.com/city-of-hoboken-nj