FORT LAUDERDALE (CBSMiami) – Travelers catching a flight at Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International Airport can now get a test for COVID-19.
The Broward Aviation Department, in partnership with Nomi Health and Spirit Airlines, now has a test site in the pre-security area of Terminal 3 on the lower level near the baggage claim.READ MORE: Hey, South Florida, Look Before You Sit! Beware Of Iguanas In The Toilet!
Proof of travel to or from Fort Lauderdale-Hollywood International on any airline is required for testing. Passengers will need to show proof of a valid airline ticket, boarding pass, or confirmed (paid) flight itinerary.
Tests will be offered by appointment only, walk-ups may be accepted if no appointments are waiting.
They cost $74 for the rapid antigen test and $106 for the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test. Rapid antigen test results come in about 30 minutes. For PCR tests, results come the next day done before 4 p.m., tests after 4 p.m. will have results within 48 hours.
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Passengers will be provided with information if they want to seek reimbursement from their insurance company.
To schedule an appointment, visit Nomi Health weblink.
Tests will be administered from 7 a.m. to 9 p.m. daily.MORE NEWS: Three Dead In Shooting Outside Of A Wendy's In Hallandale Beach
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