Community Health of South Florida, Inc. (CHI) will begin Coronavirus COVID-19 testing in Monroe County on Monday, March 23, 2020. Testing will be conducted via a drive-through at the Marathon Community Park from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m.
Testing will only be for Monroe County residents who meet the criteria for testing. They have recently traveled to any of the affected countries or have been in contact with someone who has the COVID-19. (Patients may be asked for objective evidence of travel or a Department of Health notification of a direct COVID-19 patient contact. This is to ensure that only the appropriate people get tested. In addition, they might be experiencing the following symptoms: fever, cough or shortness of breath. Those with severe symptoms should go to the emergency department.
Patients should call first for a phone screening at 305-252-4820 before coming to get test
- Starting Monday, March 23rd, 2020, repeated every week on Monday, Tuesday, Thursday, and Friday until Friday, April 03, 2020 @ 10:00 am – 1:00 pm