(Hillsboro) Operations at Mercy Hospital’s COVID-19 drive-through test collection site in Jefferson County is running smoothly.

The site is located in the parking lot of the Hillsboro Community Civic Center on the Jefferson County Fairgrounds.

John Winkelman is the Community Relations Manager at Mercy Hospital Jefferson. He explains how the drive-through testing works.

Winkelman adds Mercy Hospital has had great support in opening the Jefferson County testing site.

The site will be open from 8 am until 4 pm Monday through Friday and is expected to test up to 50 patients daily.