Coronavirus Testing

North Mississippi Health Services will be offering COVID-19 testing by appointment only at the former Sears location at the Mall at Barnes Crossing, 1001 Barnes Crossing Road, Tupelo, Mississippi.

Appointments can be made by:

  • Using the self-scheduling utility below
  • Calling 1-800-THE DESK (1-800-843-3375).

This location offers easy access to COVID-19 testing, with tests conducted curbside. The test is a rapid antigen test and results usually come within 15 to 30 minutes.

Testing is available for ages 6 months and older by appointment. Patients less than 18 years of age must be accompanied by a parent/legal guardian. NMHS will file insurance on behalf of everyone who is tested at this site.

To accommodate the high volume of COVID-19 testing, a myConnection account is required for those testing at the testing center at the Mall at Barnes Crossing. If you do not have a myConnection account, please take the time to create an account here before arriving at the site for your COVID-19 test. This will enable you to receive faster test results and experience shorter wait times at the testing center. Learn more about the benefits of a myConnection account.


This service will be available by appointment during these hours:

Monday-Friday, 1 p.m.-7:30 p.m.

Saturday, 8 a.m.-Noon

Sunday, 10 a.m.-4 p.m.

** The testing center at The Mall at Barnes Crossing will be closed Sunday, Jan. 16 due to weather conditions. 

COVID-19 Testing
Schedule your appointment today! Use the tool below to schedule an appointment. When scheduling your appointment, please login using your myConnection account. If you do not have a myConnection account, continue the appointment registration as a "Guest."

Self-Scheduling Utility *
Before date and time selection of your appointment, please first ensure your selection of a clinic Location. To view all possible clinic locations, simply click the Location button on the top-right side of the scheduling utility. Currently, the following clinic Location(s) are available:

    TUPELO MS 38804-0903

After selection, proceed accordingly by selecting a date and time, and follow the prompts to complete scheduling your appointment.

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