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Federal covid testing website launches next week, 4 tests per home

Federal covid testing website launches next week, 4 tests per home
WASHINGTON — The federal website where Americans can request free COVID-19 tests will begin accepting orders on Wednesday as the White House looks to address nationwide shortages, but supplies will be

i pShare Tweet Email WASHINGTON — The federal website where Americans can request free COVID-19 tests will begin accepting orders on Wednesday as the White House looks to address nationwide shortages, but supplies will be limited to just four free tests per home.gov will provide tests at no cost, including no shipping fee, the White House announced Friday.The White House said "tests will typically ship within 7-12 days of ordering" through the U.The White House said the four-test limit on website orders will be applied to each residential address and will apply to the first tranche of 500 million tests.

Officials emphasized that the federal website is just one way for people to procure COVID-19 tests.would purchase 500 million at-home tests to launch the program and on Thursday the president announced that he was doubling the order to 1 billion tests.

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