COVID-19 Testing Information

Resources for Residents

LAST UPDATED: November 24, 2021

State's Project Beacon Walk-through COVID-19 Testing Site at Saint Tarcisius Parish to Adjust Hours for Thanksgiving Week: The site will close Wednesday, November 24, at 12:30 p.m., and will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 25-26.

The Memorial Building and other Non-essential Municipal Buildings, including the Public Health Nursing Clinic, will be Closed Thursday, November 25, and Friday, November 26, in Recognition of Thanksgiving

Free RAPID BINAXNOW COVID-19 TESTS
FOR FRAMINGHAM RESIDENTS, BY APPOINTMENT ONLY
AT THE CITY'S PUBLIC HEALTH NURSING CLINIC,
113 CONCORD STREET

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  • Location: City's Public Health Nursing Clinic, 113 Concord Street
  • Start Date: Monday, August 30
  • Eligibility: Open to Framingham residents only, symptomatic and asymptomatic
  • Appointment: Testing is by appointment only Monday-Thursday, 2-3:30 p.m.
  • Format: Indoor testing, pedestrian access only
  • Limited street parking is available for a nominal fee
  • Cost: FREE; no insurance required
  • Test Results: Results are available in 15-30 minutes

An appointment is required! To make an appointment for testing at the City's Public Health Nursing Clinic, please call (508) 532-5667.

Free COVID-19 Testing by appointment only,
sponsored by the Commonwealth of Massachusetts, Project beacon - open to all residents of Massachusetts


State's Project Beacon Walk-through COVID-19 Testing Site at Saint Tarcisius Parish to Adjust Hours for Thanksgiving Week: The site will close Wednesday, November 24, at 12:30 p.m., and will be closed Thursday and Friday, November 25-26.

  • You don’t need to have any symptom(s)
  • Testing is free, and no health insurance is required
  • Project Beacon uses virus testing, also called “PCR" testing. This test tells you if you currently have COVID-19. PCR tests are conducted by nasal swab, oral swab, or saliva sample. Framingham's site is using a nasal swab to conduct testing.  
  • Test results can be used for travel purposes

Free Project Beacon, Stop the Spread Walk-through COVID-19 Testing Site at Saint Tarcisius Parish on Waverly Street 

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  • Location: Saint Tarcisius Parish - 562 Waverly Street, Framingham, MA 01702, testing site is located indoors at the Father Maschi Parish Center, behind the parish
  • Start Date: Thursday, August 12
  • Eligibility: Open to all Massachusetts residents over the age of 12 months old; symptomatic and asymptomatic
  • Appointment: Testing is by appointment only (Monday-Friday). Make an appointment here: https://app.beacontesting.com/login
  • Format: Indoor testing (no vehicle required) at the Father Maschi Parish Center, pedestrian access only
  • Limited parking is available at 562 Waverly Street. Enter on Waverly Ct. 
  • Public Transportation: Framingham Commuter Rail at 417 Waverly St, Framingham, MA 01702 and Framingham MBTA Station (Stop ID: F02)
  • Cost: FREE; no insurance required
  • Test Results: Results will be available within 1-3 (business) days after test administration

other testing sites located in and around Framingham

PLEASE CONTACT THE TESTING LOCATIONS LISTED BELOW To Verify operating hours BEFORE ARRIVING. 
MANY SITES REQUIRE PRE-SCREENING, A REFERRAL, AND/OR AN APPOINTMENT.




 

LOOKING FOR ADDITIONAL COVID-19 TESTING SITES, including free testing for uninsured Massachusetts residents? 

Search for test sites on the Massachusetts Department of Public Health website here.


CAREWELL URGENT CARE - FRAMINGHAM
50 WORCESTER RD #3, FRAMINGHAM, MA 01702

TELEPHONE NUMBER: 508-861-7375 - OPTION 2 FOR FRONT DESK

PROCESS:

  • Visit their website for COVID-19 Testing Information.

CONVENIENT MD
236 COCHITUATE RD, FRAMINGHAM, MA 01701

TELEPHONE NUMBER: 774-244-3227

PROCESS:

  • General information about testing is on their website.
  • Offering COVID-19 testing for any patients showing symptoms of COVID-19. Also, asymptomatic healthcare workers, first responders, essential workers, and anyone who has had close contact with someone who is confirmed to be COVID-19 positive.  
  • People should call ahead of time and should not come into their establishment.
  • Uninsured and insured are accepted.

CVS Pharmacy 
- 492 Concord Street, Framingham, MA 01702
- 1280 Worcester Road, Framingham, MA 01701
- 150 Main Street, Wayland, MA 01778

Process:

  • Tests must be scheduled 
  • Schedule online here. 

AFC URGENT CARE NATICK
945 WORCESTER STREET, NATICK, MA 01760

TELEPHONE NUMBER: 508-650-6208, PRESS 5 TO GET DIRECTLY TO FRONT DESK


PROCESS:

  • General information about testing is on their website.

AFC URGENT CARE MARLBOROUGH
38 BOSTON POST RD W, MARLBOROUGH, MA 01752

TELEPHONE NUMBER: 508-658-0764, PRESS 5 TO GET DIRECTLY TO FRONT DESK

PROCESS:

  • General information about testing is on their website.

METROWEST MEDICAL CENTER
115 LINCOLN ST, FRAMINGHAM, MA 01702

Telephone NUMBER: 800-872-5473, press 1 for covid-19 information

PROCESS:

  • Not aware of any payments for this test.
  • There is an emergency room copay, but they did not know if that is used for this type of testing.

NATICK URGENT CARE
4 MERCER ROAD, NATICK, MA 01760

TELEPHONE NUMBER: 508-318-4466

PROCESS:

  • Information about testing is available on their website.

MARLBOROUGH HOSPITAL in conjunction with the Massachusetts department of public health - free COVID-19 TESTING
Testing site location:
Marlborough Hospital
157 Union Street
Marlborough, MA 01752
Gravel Parking Lot 
View information about testing here

Thanksgiving Week COVID-19 Testing Hours
Monday, November 228am-12pm
Tuesday, November 238am-12pm
Wednesday, November 24CLOSED
Thursday, November 25 (Thanksgiving Day)CLOSED
Friday, November 26CLOSED

Mass general Brigham, PARTNERS URGENT CARE
219 NORTH MAIN STREET, NATICK, MA 01760

TELEPHONE NUMBER: 774-231-1977

PROCESS:

  • A referral and scheduled appointment are required. 
  • For more information about COVID Testing, visit their website
  • For information about the Natick branch, click here

Transformative Healthcare - Ashland Commuter Rail Station
Memorial Drive, Ashland, MA 01721
Testing is free for all Massachusetts residents - no health insurance is necessary

Hours of Operation:

  • Monday, Wednesday, and Friday: 7-11 a.m.
  • Tuesday, Thursday, and Saturday: 2-7 p.m.

PROCESS:

  • Drive-through only, no walk-ups
  • You may pre-register online here for a faster on-site experience 

Test Results:

  • Call 617-765-0176

The testing site will be closed Thursday, November 25, and Friday, November 26 in observance of Thanksgiving



Walgreens pharmacy 
- 15 school street, Framingham, ma 01701
- 624 Waverly Street, Framingham, ma 01702

Process:

  • Tests must be scheduled
  • Schedule online here