Volunteers needed for growing number of free COVID-19 testing sites in Hamilton County

Staff photo by Wyatt Massey / Christy Botts, clinical manager at Physicians Services, swabs someone for a COVID-19 test in the parking lot of the Cleveland clinic on March 29, 2020.

Chattanooga area health care providers are in need of assistance from community members to conduct free COVID-19 testing.

City leaders are working to continue the expansion of free COVID-19 testing in Hamilton County. A variety of skills are needed to operate the testing sites, including medical and non-medical personnel, according to a news release from the City of Chattanooga.

(Read more: Where to get tested for COVID-19 in the Chattanooga region and other frequently asked questions)

Volunteers who are interested in assisting the community with getting tested may visit cha.city/covidtestingvolunteer to submit a volunteer interest form.

Visit cha.city/covidtesting to review a weekly calendar of testing events in Hamilton County.