Jan 18, 2022

USD 320 Wamego closes COVID-19 testing site

Posted Jan 18, 2022 4:50 PM

By WIBW TV

WAMEGO, Kan. (WIBW) - Wamego Public Schools USD 320 has closed its COVID-19 testing site due to an illness-driven staffing shortage.

Wamego USD 320 says due to illness with USD 320 COVID Testing Center staff, the Center will be closed on Tuesday, Jan. 18, at noon. Testing will be suspended until further notice.

The District apologized, however, it said it is unable to provide service if there are not enough people to do so. If residents are symptomatic, they should assume they have COVID-19 and stay home, it said.

For those completing test-to-stay, USD 320 said it will test individuals in the program when it is able to do so.