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Table 1 Variables Characterizing Accessibility of COVID-19 Testing at UCCs

From: Urgent care center wait times increase for COVID-19 results in August 2020, with rapid testing availability limited

  Proportion
% (n)
Univariate odds ratio (95 % CI) P value
Testing Available
March (n = 250) 24.00 % (60) Ref  
August (n = 250) 66.00 % (165) 4.43 (1.99, 9.84) 0.0001
If Testing Available, Only Testing Symptomatic Patients
March (n = 60) 98.33 % (59) Ref  
August (n = 163) 22.70 % (37) 0.0050 (0.0007, 0.0372) < 0.0001
If Testing Available, Charge for Test
March (n = 53) 86.79 % (46) Ref  
August (n = 153) 83.66 % (128) 0.78 (0.32, 1.92) 0.5874
If Testing Available, Charge for Visit
March (n = 59) 94.92 % (56) Ref 0.0008
August (n = 157) 74.52 % (117) 0.16 (0.05, 0.53)  
  Mean (days) Difference (95 % CI) Pvalue
If Testing Available, Result Wait Time
March (n = 52) 4.87 Ref 0.0169
August (n = 136) 5.79 + 0.92 (0.17, 1.67)  
  1. Comparisons between March and August data were conducted. There were 10 states originally contacted in March and re-called in August.