FDOH Nassau adds COVID-19 testing dates and locations

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    The logo of the Florida Dept. of Health

Florida Department of Health in Nassau County has expanded COVID-19 Specimen Collection Testing to include those individuals who are asymptomatic (without signs or symptoms of COVID-19) and wish to know their current status, according to a news release. For more information, call 904-875-6100 or visit http://Nassau.FloridaHealth.gov/.

This point-in-time testing is not antibody testing, it is diagnostic testing to show if an individual currently has the COVID-19 virus. This will provide information regarding the number of active cases of COVID-19 within our community so we can best prepare and respond to this public health threat.

Testing will be offered, while test supplies last and weather permitting, on a first come, first serve basis, at identified locations across the county. Current testing locations and dates are below:

  • Hilliard-Nassau County Health Department -37203 Pecan St, Hilliard, FL 32046 on Thursday morning, May 21.

  • Callahan-45377 Mickler St, Callahan, FL 32011 (Thursday afternoon, May 21)

  • Yulee-Yulee Middle School (bus zone)- 85439 Miner Rd, Yulee, FL 32097 (Thursday,

    May 14)

Those who wish to be tested, please note the following:

  • This May2Day Expanded COVID-19 specimen collection/testing is a free service;

  • No more than four (4) people in the car;

  • A form of photo identification is needed for each person to be tested;

  • Bring your own pen to use when completing testing forms;

  • No pets in the car.

  • Specimens for testing will be shipped to a state-contracted commercial laboratory. Results of COVID-19 testing will be provided as the lab results become available to the Florida Department of Health in Nassau County. Routine testing of prioritized high-risk individuals who are ill are conducted at the Health Department clinics.

For information on COVID-19 in Florida, including health protection information, daily reports by county, and the COVID-19 Dashboard, please visit the Florida Department of Health’s dedicated website: https://FloridaHealthCoVID19.gov/.

The COVID-19 Call Center which is available 24-hours a day, seven days a week and can be reached at: 1 (866) 779-6121. Inquiries can also be submitted to the Florida Department of Health via email: COVID-19@flhealth.gov.