COVID-19 Resources

We are working diligently to keep COVID-19 Resources current and reliable so that you and your family stay up-to-date with the latest information. Here are common questions and links that we have compiled.

Where can my child get TESTED for COVID-19?

  • North Fulton Pediatrics is offering PCR testing and Rapid molecular PCR COVID testing via Abbot-ID NOW (if insurance eligible).  Please call the office to speak to a triage nurse/physician about which test is most appropriate.  
  • Testing sites locator from the Georgia Department of Public Health
  • Testing sites updated by the Fulton County Board of Health 
  • Viral Solutions – commercial company, various locations, testing 6 months and older, drive-thru PCR testing at certain locations
  • Test4free – commercial company, locations in Alpharetta and Perimeter, drive-thru PCR and rapid testing
  • CovidCareGA – commercial company, locations Brookhaven, Duluth and CHOA Satellite Boulevard (Duluth) locations.  Drive-thru PCR testing
  • Emergent Testing – commercial company, various locations including CHOA Towne Center (Kennesaw), drive-thru PCR testing
  • Free at home COVID tests are available from covidtests.gov.  Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order 3 sets of 4 free at-⁠home tests. 

Where can my child get VACCINATED for COVID-19?  

  • Information about COVID-19 Vaccines
  • The Science behind COVID-19 Vaccines: Parent FAQs
  • Where can patients/parents be vaccinated?
    • Here at North Fulton Pediatrics!  We are offering COVID vaccines to our patients and their parents/families!  
      • We have supply of the Pfizer COVID-19 vaccine, and are scheduling appointments now.  The indication is for 6 months and older.
        • We carry Pfizer vaccine for 6 months and older
          • For 6 months through 4 years olds, the primary series is 3 shots separated by 3 weeks, then 8 weeks apart.  
          • For 5 year olds +, the primary series is 2 doses given 3 weeks apart.
            •  A booster (third dose) is also approved and can be given as soon as 5 months after dose #2.  
        • We currently do not have Moderna or J&J vaccines
          • If parents are interested in finding Moderna vaccine, please use Vaccine Finder at vaccines.gov to search for a local clinic/pharmacy.  Of note, some pharmacies may not vaccinate 3 years old and younger.  
    • Please call our office at 770-442-1050 to schedule an appointment.  
    • After scheduling your appointment, head over to HOW TO PREPARE FOR VACCINATION DAY to read about how to get ready