Supervisor Victor Angry formal portrait

Supervisor Victor Angry, D-Neabsco

Last week marked a new beginning for Prince William County: We began offering free COVID-19 testing to residents. Testing sites are located in the Neabsco and Gainesville Magisterial districts and open to all residents who would like to be tested. 

Walmart worker COVID-19 testing grabber car Dumfries

A worker collects a sample from a COVID-19 testing site at Walmart in Dumfries. (file)

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I don't trust a bit of it, my blood is CMV negative, how accurate is this testing so as not to give a false positive?


Due to the sensitivity of the PCR tests and the difficulty in getting a good sample, false negatives are much more likely.


While I applaud increased testing sites for persons with symptoms, I question the decision to allow nonsymptomatic patients. You can receive a negative result in a few days, feel invincible and go to a grocery store and catch it on Day 4. Unless a person has symptoms, they can call their MD and get a referral but otherwise, we are wasting money. Signed RN, BSN

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