Big 12 To Implement Rapid COVID-19 Tests Day Before GamesThe Big 12 announced Friday it has secured access to COVID-19 antigen testing that produces rapid results and will be used the day before competition on players, coaches and staff.
Texas Works To Clear Backlog Of Half A Million Previously Unreported COVID-19 TestsThe Texas Department of State Health Services says it is working to clear a backlog of cases that went unreported due to what it calls 'formatting and coding' issues.
Gov. Abbott On Drop In COVID-19 Testing In Texas: 'We’re Not Having Enough People Step Forward'Texas leaders who grappled with testing shortages for much of the pandemic are now facing the opposite problem: not enough takers.
Coronavirus Testing Could Increase As Texas Schools Reopen, Gov. Abbott SaysTexas has averaged more than 34,000 tests a day over the past week, down from a daily average of more than 60,000 in late July.
Texas AG Ken Paxton Sues Clinic For Alleged Fraudulent Coronavirus TestingAccording to the AG's office, Clinica Hispana claims its tests can diagnose an active infection, but the tests used by the clinic are not approved for such use.
Man Charged With Burglary Of COVID-19 Testing Site In DallasPolice said Thomas Glenn Prater is the man seen on surveillance video on the night the new walk up testing site was burglarized.
New Coronavirus Testing Options Provide Quick Results, Avoid Backlogged LabsThe City of Fort Worth recently began providing the public saliva tests at J.P. Elder Middle School to determine if they have COVID-19.
Wife Of Dallas Firefighter Helps Bring Rapid Coronavirus Testing To First RespondersAdriana Gallegos was frustrated her firefighter husband and fellow firefighters had to wait days to get their results from city-funded tests and missing work in the process. ​
Dallas Free-Standing ER Drawing Crowds For Rapid Coronavirus TestingIf patients don't have insurance or prefer to pay out of pocket, the cost is $200.
Local Officials To Take Over Dallas County Coronavirus Testing Sites With Goal Of Speeding Up ResultsDallas County will opt for its own COVID-19 testing which will return results within 1 to 3 days.
Texas ICU Nurse Hospitalized With COVID-19 After Previously Testing NegativeAn ICU nurse in Texas has found herself in the position of some of the same patients she's spent weeks treating -- hospitalized with COVID-19, but her medical emergency happened after she tested negative for the virus.