Drive-thru COVID-19 testing coming to Quincy
May 6, 2020
QUINCY, Fla. (WCTV) -- The Florida Department of Health is launching a free coronavirus testing site on Saturday, May 9 at the Capital Regional Medical Center - Gadsden Memorial Campus in Quincy.
FDOH says the drive-thru testing site will be open to the public and does not require a physician referral to be tested.
Officials say both symptomatic and asymptomatic residents will be served.
Appointments can be made Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. until 12 p.m. by calling 850-329-0685.
Officials say the site will be in operation on Mondays and Wednesdays from 1 to 4 p.m. and on Saturdays from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m.
“After several weeks of collaborating, researching possible sites and identifying the needed supplies, I am very pleased to see this project coming to fruition. We have made a concerted effort to educate and protect our residents, now we’re able to do even more by offering community testing,” said Dr. Adrian Cooksey, FDOH-Gadsden Health Officer.
The site will located at 23186 Blue Star Highway in Quincy.