Book an Appointment for Your COVID-19 Test

Please Note: St. Joe’s Closing COVID-19 Testing and Assessment Centre at West 5th Campus on March 31. Ready access to COVID-19 testing in the community through most pharmacies is available for the public.

Location: 100 West 5th Street, Medical Outpatient Clinic, Level 0. Access through the door beside Fennell Avenue Outpatient Entrance.

Hours: Monday to Friday 4:30 - 8:30 p.m. | Saturdays & Sundays 10 a.m. - 2 p.m.

COVID-19 test appointments are open to high-risk individuals and other priority groups identified by the Ministry of Health.

Please read through the provincial eligibility* to determine if you qualify for a COVID-19 test.

Please check the box below to proceed with booking:

Need help booking? 

For questions about your appointment and bookings, please call the COVID Testing and Assessment Centre at 905-522-1155 ext. 35445.

For questions about signing up for mydovetale, please email

For questions about your results, please contact Public Health.

For questions about obtaining your results, please contact Health Information Management:

  • Email:

Are you currently experiencing any of these issues? Call 911 if you are.

  • Severe difficulty breathing (struggling for each breath, can only speak in single words)
  • Severe chest pain (constant tightness or crushing sensation)
  • Feeling confused or unsure of where you are
  • Losing consciousness

Do you need care for COVID-like symptoms, but aren’t eligible for a test?

Book an appointment at our Flu, COVID & Cold Clinic to be seen by a doctor.

By booking your appointment online, you acknowledge and agree to receive your appointment information by email.​ Your personal information is being collected through this site by St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton, and by providing your email address, you consent to receive communications about any future St. Joe’s appointments by email. If you wish to opt out of receiving appointment information by email, please contact our registration agents or your care team.

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Frequently Asked Questions about Booking an Appointment Online for a COVID-19 Test

The St. Joe's Mountain COVID-19 Testing and St. Joe’s West 5th COVID-19 Testing Centre in the Hamilton region are a partnership between Hamilton Public Health Services, St. Joseph’s Healthcare Hamilton, Hamilton Health Sciences, Hamilton Paramedic Service, McMaster Family Health Team, Hamilton Family Health Team, Hamilton Family Medicine (HFAM) and Good Shepherd Centres. 

As always, regardless of need for a potential COVID-19 test, if someone is very ill and in need of immediate care, they should go to the nearest Urgent Care Centre, Emergency Department, or call 911.