COVID-19 Community Testing Schedule: February 2021

Press release

 

COVID-19 Community Testing Schedule: February 2021

 

The Ministry of Health is providing the following schedule for community testing for COVID-19 throughout the TCI for the remainder of February 2021.This exercise will continue to be operated on a “first-come-first-served” basis and may be concluded early if the daily quota has been achieved. The public is reminded to maintain physical distance of at least 6 feet and to wear a face covering/mask and to bring any form of Identification and a pen.

Grand Turk: Every Tuesday between 2pm-4pm at the Gazebo (Pond Street)

South Caicos: Every Tuesday between 9am-12pm at the Primary Healthcare Clinic

North & Middle Caicos: Every Monday between 9am-12pm at the Kew Clinic

                                      Every Thursday between 9am-12pm at the Bottle Creek Clinic

Every Monday & Thursday between 9am-12pm at the Middle Caicos Clinic

Providenciales: Every Tuesday and Thursday between 9am-12pm at the Downtown Ballpark (Drive Thru)*

*-Please note change of venue

The public should be reminded of the COVID-19 Health Protocols:

  1. Wash your hands frequently with soap and water for at least 20 seconds
  2. Use alcohol-based hand sanitizer if soap and water are not available
  3. Maintain social distancing of 6 feet between persons
  4. Wear face coverings in public settings (covering both your nose and mouth)
  5. Avoid mass gatherings or crowds
  6. Cover your coughs and sneezes with your elbow or use disposable tissues
  7. Comply with public health measures
  8. Stay home where possible
  9. If you have symptoms of Covid-19 which include; cough, sore throat, runny nose, shortness of breath, fever, diarrhea, loss of sense of taste or smell-please stay home and contact the Health Hotlines on 232 9444 or 333 0911
  10. Do not visit health care facilities if you have symptoms or signs of Covid-19, call the Health Hotlines for guidance unless your symptoms are severe
  11. If you are under quarantine by the Public Health Team, please remain at home and comply with the guidance provided to you.
  12. If you are contacted by the Public Health Team as a part of contact tracing activities, please provide all of the information requested to assist them in their investigations
  13. Refrain from speculation and spreading rumors
  14. Stay informed with the latest information from the Ministry of Health by visiting our website on https://www.gov.tc/moh/coronavirus/
  15. Consult with your healthcare provider regarding the COVID-19 vaccine and register online;

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