Valley View is now able to provide a variety of tests to determine if you currently have COVID-19 or may have had COVID-19 in the past. At this time, Valley View is testing:

  • Patients who are symptomatic and have been referred by their primary care provider.
  • Patients undergoing medically necessary surgery.
  • Patients undergoing designated procedures that are high risk for aerosol generation.

How to Get Tested

If you are experiencing COVID-19 symptoms you can call your primary care provider to determine if you are eligible for testing. Valley View has primary care providers in Eagle, Glenwood Springs, Silt, Carbondale and Willits

If you do not have a primary care provider, you may call our nurse triage line and we will get you connected at 970.945.6535. 

Testing Fees

At this time, Valley View will not test patients for COVID-19 who do not meet appropriate criteria. Valley View adheres to protocols of the Colorado Department of Public Health and Environment (CDPHE). If you meet testing criteria, the following estimated cash fees may apply to you:

  • $128: 7000000855 SARS2COV2 Antibody CPT 86769
  • $128: 7000500053 SARS2COV2 Amp Probe CPT 87635 HCPCS U0002
  • $158: 7000500056 SARS2COV2 Amp Probe HCPCS U0004
  • $203: 7000500058 SARS COV2 Amp Probe CPT 87635

Your insurance may also help cover testing fees. Contact them directly for coverage questions. 

Antibody Testing

Chief Medical Officer David Brooks, MD addresses antibody testing at Valley View. 

Testing Information for Community Providers

Community physicians, dentists, and allied health providers may order testing. Providers must be authorized by both state law and hospital policy to order diagnostic laboratory tests for:

  • Patients who are symptomatic and have been referred by their primary care provider.
  • Patients undergoing medically necessary surgery.
  • Patients undergoing designated procedures that are high risk for aerosol generation.

Dentists: to order a COVID-19 test, fax this form to our lab at 970.945.2495. 

Other Community Providers: to order a COVID-19 test, fax this form to our lab at 970.945.2495.

Please direct any general questions to Stacey Gavrell, PIO 970.384.6623.