Brockton COVID-19 testing site expanding access – WCVB Boston

Brockton COVID-19 testing web site increasing entry


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PARTICULARLY IN VIRUS HOTSPOTS. AND ONE OF THOSE COMMUNITIES WILL GET A BIG BOOST TODAY. SERA CONGI IS LIVE IN BROCKTON. SERA: BROCKTON IS ONE OF THE HARDER HIT COMMUNITIES, WITH THE SECOND HIGHEST INFECTION RATE. IN AN EFFORT TO GET THAT UNDER CONTROL, THIS TESTING SITE IS SHIFTING TO INCLUDE ANYONE REGARDLESS OF SYMPTOMS SIGNATURE HEALTH CARE, PARTNERING WITH THE BROCKTON NEIGHBORHOOD HEALTH CENTER ARE OFFERING TESTING AT A DRIVE-THROUGH POP-UP SITE AT BROCKTON HIGH SCHOOL. THE OPERATION HAS BEEN UP AND RUNNING FOR TWO WEEKS NOW, FIRST TESTING SYMPTOMATIC PEOPLE, AND THEN EXPANDING THAT TO ESSENTIAL WORKERS. AND NOW EXPANDING THAT CRITERIA. >> WE’VE NOW EXPANDED THAT WITH BROCKTON NEIGHBORHOOD HEALTH . WE’LL TEST ANYONE WHO WANTS TO BE TESTED IN THE GREATER BROCKTON AREA. SYMPTOMATIC OR ASYMPTOMATIC. SERA: NOLAN GOES ON TO SAY THAT TESTING WILL PLAY A KEY ROLE AS THE STATE MOVES TOWARD REOPENING — REOPENING. HERE AT THE HIGH SCHOOL, THEY CAN PERFORM UP TO 400 TESTS A DAY. IT IS OPEN WEEKDAYS FROM 9:00 UNTIL 4:00, BUT YOU DO NEED AN APPOINTMENT. PLANS ARE TO KEEP THIS OPERATION GOING UNTIL THE END OF JUNE, POSSIBLE LONGER IF NECESSA

Brockton COVID-19 testing web site increasing entry

A COVID-19 testing web site is increasing entry to individuals within the Brockton space.

A COVID-19 testing web site is increasing entry to individuals within the Brockton space.

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