Frequently Asked Questions Regarding COVID-19
What is the COVID-19 Unified Command?
On March 23, Tennessee Governor Bill Lee established the COVID-19 Unified Command, a joint effort to be led by Commissioner Stuart McWhorter, to streamline coordination across the Tennessee Emergency Management Agency (TEMA), Tennessee Department of Health and Tennessee Department of Military.
Unified Command Website: https://www.tn.gov/governor/covid-19/unifiedcommand.html
Where are the COVID-19 testing sites?
To find a COVID-19 assessment site near you visit: https://www.tn.gov/health/cedep/ncov/remote-assessment-sites.html
For non-health department sites, individuals should call the assessment site prior to going in person. Many locations do a phone assessment to determine if an in-person assessment or test is needed. For health department sites, individuals should visit during the stated hours of operation.
Can I get a DA photo taken right now?
No. Currently DA Photo operations are suspended until further notice during the COVID-19 pandemic.
Can I get an ID Card made?
No. Currently the ID Cards operations are suspended until further notice during the COVID-19 pandemic.
What about Community Support Request?
As of right now, community support requests have been canceled through May 15, 2020.
Where can I find contact information for a specific Department of Military office?
Visit our contact info page at: https://www.tn.gov/military/contact-military-department.html Please be advised that some of these offices have limited or suspended services at this time due to the COVID-19 pandemic.
Can I still enlist in the Tennessee Army National Guard or the Tennessee Air National Guard right now?
Yes. Call the Tennessee Army National Guard offices at (615) 313-3138 or the Tennessee Air National Guard offices at (865) 978-1843 for more information.