Get free at-⁠home COVID-⁠19 tests

Effective 1/15/22, your prescription drug benefits will cover up to 8 over-the-counter, at-home COVID-19 tests (or four 2-packs) per person per 30-day period. It is to your advantage to order through the Federal Government Website or use a pharmacy to get at-home COVID-19 tests.

Federal Government

Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order 4 free at-home COVID-19 tests. The tests are completely free. Orders will usually ship in 7-12 days.

Order your tests now so you have them when you need them: covidtests.gov

If you need a COVID-19 test now, please see other testing resources for free testing locations in your area.

Other ways to get free tests through your health insurance

List of FDA approved tests

NDC Name
11877001140 BinaxNOW COVID-19 Ag Home Test In Vitro Kit
82607066028 COVID-19 At Home Antigen Test Kit
82607066047 COVID-19 At Home Antigen Test Kit
50021086001 Ellume Covid-19 Home Test In Vitro Kit
56964000000 Ellume Covid-19 Home Test In Vitro Kit
82607066026 Flowflex COVID-19 Ag Home Test In Vitro Kit
82607066027 Flowflex COVID-19 Ag Home Test In Vitro Kit
56362000589 IHealth COVID-19 Rapid Test In Vitro Kit
08337000158 InteliSwab COVID-19 Rapid Test In Vitro Kit
60006019166 On/Go Covid-19 Antigen Test In Vitro Kit
14613033967 QuickVue At-Home Covid-19 Test In Vitro Kit
14613033968 QuickVue At-Home Covid-19 Test In Vitro Kit
14613033972 QuickVue At-Home Covid-19 Test In Vitro Kit

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If you have Kaiser

Getting vaccinated — and getting a booster dose when eligible — is still essential for protecting yourself, your workplace, and your community. Book an appointment for your COVID-19 vaccine or booster at kp.org.

Visit kp.org/coronavirus for local updates. You can also call our 24/7 KP COVID InfoLine at 855-550-0951 (available in English and Spanish) for recorded updates.


If you have Medicare

Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order 4 free at-⁠home COVID-⁠19 tests. The tests are completely free. Orders will usually ship in 7-12 days. Order your tests now so you have them when you need them.

If you need a COVID-⁠19 test now, please see other testing resources for free testing locations in your area.

In addition, the U.S. Department of Health and Human Services (HHS) is providing up to 50 million free, at-home tests to community health centers and Medicare-certified health clinics for distribution at no cost to patients and community members.


If you have state Medicaid and CHIP

Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order 4 free at-⁠home COVID-⁠19 tests. The tests are completely free. Orders will usually ship in 7-12 days. Order your tests now so you have them when you need them.

You should also contact your state Medicaid or CHIP agency for information regarding the specifics of coverage for at-home COVID-19 tests, as coverage rules may vary by state. These programs are required to cover FDA-authorized at-home COVID-19 tests.


If you lost coverage

Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order 4 free at-⁠home COVID-⁠19 tests. The tests are completely free. Orders will usually ship in 7-12 days. Order your tests now so you have them when you need them.

Visit the HHS.gov site for COVID-19 care for uninsured individuals.