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RiverStone Health announces reduced hours over Christmas holiday

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Posted at 3:48 PM, Dec 21, 2020
and last updated 2020-12-21 17:48:25-05

BILLINGS — To give employees time with their families, RiverStone Health will close its health clinics, public health department and public health information line starting noon on Dec. 24, according to a RiverStone media release.

All RiverStone facilities, including the drive-up COVID-19 testing site at 2173 Overland Ave. in Billings will be closed on Christmas Day and New Year's Day, according to the release.

The drive-up COVID-19 testing site will be open for regular hours Dec. 24 from 8:30 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. No appointment is needed to get a molecular PCR COVID-19 test, which is offered to poeple who have COVID-19 symptoms or have been identified as a close contact.

Rapid Antigen COVID-19 tests will be offered Dec. 24 by appointments that can be made by calling 406-247-3327 between the hours of 8:30 a.m. and 3:30 p.m. Monday, Tuesday or Wednesday this week and next week. Walk-ins aren't accepted for the rapid COVID-19 test.

The reduced hours at the public health department will delay reporting of daily COVID-19 cases in Yellowstone County, according to the release.

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