River’s Edge Hospital COVID-19 vaccine and testing update

The Delta Variant of the COVID-19 virus is continuing to have an impact on the health of people of all ages in the nation and in Minnesota.  Getting vaccinated for the COVID-19 virus is more important than ever and if you are feeling ill, it is an important to get tested for the virus.

If you are sick with COVID-like symptoms and come to River’s Edge Hospital for treatment, you will be assessed by a trained registered nurse and directed to the appropriate level of care to Urgent Care or the Emergency Department.  You will receive a medical screening exam by a provider and treatment will be given.  The provider will order a COVID-19 test when appropriate.

For routine COVID-19 testing, please consider using one of these locations.  Testing is done by appointment and is administered in the drive -through.

Hy-Vee Pharmacy – St. Peter           Hy-Vee Pharmacy – Hilltop Mankato               Walgreens- North Mankato
507-995-0260                                          507-625-7565                                                                  507-388-1617

Mankato National Guard Armory
100 Martin Luther King Jr. Drive
Testing Monday – Thursday, 11 a.m .- 6 p.m.  No appointment needed.


Other testing locations are listed on the MDH Testing Locator.

River’s Edge Hospital in St. Peter is not a public vaccination or testing facility and encourages residents to call to set up appointments at these local locations to receive the COVID-19 vaccine or booster shot if you are eligible.

Hy-Vee Pharmacy – St. Peter              Hy-Vee Pharmacy – Hilltop Mankato                                Hy-Vee Pharmacy – Downtown Mankato
507-995-0260                                              507-625-7565                                                                                507-345-5091

Walgreens- North Mankato                  Walgreens – Mankato
507-388-1617                                               507-388-1315

Other locations are listed at the MDH Vaccine Locator Website.



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