WESTON (CBSMiami) – Drive-through testing for COVID-19 will begin Thursday in Weston, but only for people with an appointment.
Cleveland Clinic Florida is scheduling appointments for drive-through testing at their Weston Krupa Center, located at 3250 Meridian Parkway.READ MORE: Miami Weather: Arctic Air Moving In For Weekend Freeze
The testing will take place Monday through Friday, from 8:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m., but it is by appointment only and for those who meet federal and state criteria.
Cleveland Clinic Martin Health has already begun drive-through coronavirus testing on an appointment-only basis at its downtown Stuart location.
Call 954-659-5951 to make an appointment.
Callers will be screened by a nurse who will determine whether they meet testing criteria. Patients who meet criteria for COVID-19 testing will be given an appointment and directed to the testing location.READ MORE: Cold Weather Coming, Protect The Four P's: People, Pets, Plants, Property
If someone arrives without an appointment, they’ll be told to contact the Cleveland Clinic’s call center for screening and a possible appointment.
Patients will not have to pay out-of-pocket costs. Insurances will be billed and there are no co-pays or deductibles. Tests will be sent to a commercial lab. It could take up to five days to get results.
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