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HIV Testing

Human Immunodeficiency Virus (HIV) is most commonly transmitted through anal or vaginal sex or sharing injection drug equipment with a person infected with HIV. It is possible to have HIV infection and have no symptoms for many years. If you have had unprotected sex or engaged in sharing injection drug equipment, you should get a tested for HIV. The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends persons between the ages of 13 and 64 be routinely tested for HIV.

To schedule an appointment:

  • Tuesdays, 9 am to 3 pm call (267) 580-3533 (7321 New Falls Rd, Levittown, PA 19055)
  • Thursdays, 9 am to 3 pm call (215) 345-3344 (1282 Almshouse Rd, Doylestown, PA 18901)

All Counseling, Testing and Referral (CTR) services are free, and a person can choose anonymous or confidential testing. Testing is conducted via blood specimen or oral-fluid test. Results are available within one week and are given face-to-face.

For more information on HIV Testing visit: http://www.cdc.gov/hiv/ ; or to find: HIV Service Locations Near You or you can contact the Bucks County Department of Health, HIV Program Manager, Sharita Flaherty at (215) 345-3835 or ssflaherty@buckscounty.org  

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Bucks County Health Department
Administrative Office/Central Bucks
Neshaminy Manor Center, Building K
1282 Almshouse Road
Doylestown, PA 18901 
Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 to 5:00

Health Department Main Line: 215-345-3318
Environmental: 215-345-3336
Personal Health: 215-345-3344
Department Fax: 215-340-8456

Lower Bucks District Office
Bucks County Lower Bucks Government Services Center
 
7321 New Falls Rd. 
Levittown, PA 19055 
Phone: 267-580-3510
F: 215-949-5819
Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm
Upper Bucks District Office
Bucks County Upper Bucks Government Services Center
261 California Road
Quakertown, PA 18951
Phone: 215-529-7000
F: 215-529-7032
Hours: Monday thru Friday 8:00 am to 4:30 pm