What happens when you get a COVID-19 test?

Maybe it’s happened to you: you wake up one morning with a new cough and a slight fever, and you’re not sure what to do. You’re worried it might be COVID, so what are your next steps? Getting tested is one of the best ways to protect your family, friends, and community, but if you’ve never been tested before, you might be a little nervous. We reveal what really happens when you get a COVID test in this short video:

For more information on testing, including where to get a free test, visit www.kingcounty.gov/covid/sites.

Originally published on September 4, 2020.