News Release: Free COVID testing begins tomorrow at two department locations
July 06, 2020
Daytona Beach, Fla. — The Florida Department of Health in Volusia County (DOH-Volusia) is offering free, COVID-19 testing by appointment.
To make an appointment, people should call 386-281-6425 between 8 a.m. and 5 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Testing will be available by appointment only at these two locations in Volusia County, weather permitting:
1845 Holsonback Drive, Daytona Beach.
775 Harley Strickland Blvd., Orange City.
Appointments are being scheduled between 8:15 a.m. and 4 p.m., Monday through Friday.
Anyone may get tested. Symptoms are not required. Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian to provide consent for testing.
The Department of Health will be using the (PCR) swab for testing.
People tested also will be offered a plain white face covering, while supplies last.
For more general information, please call the Department.
Local Information and Resources
For information specific to COVID-19 resources in Volusia County, please visit Volusia.org/coronavirus.
Visit the Florida Department of Health COVID-19 webpage for general information on COVID-19. If you have questions, please call the Department's COVID-19 Call Centers available 24/7 at 1 (866) 779-6121 or email COVIDemail@example.com.
211, an information and referral service sponsored by the United Way, can share information on services available in the community. Call 211 or visit the website at www.211.org.
About the Florida Department of Health
The Florida Department of Health, nationally accredited by the Public Health Accreditation Board, works to protect, promote and improve the health of all people in Florida through integrated state, county and community efforts.
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