Pop-up COVID-19 testing site coming to Warrensville Heights

Posted at 12:56 PM, Sep 30, 2020
and last updated 2020-09-30 12:56:51-04

WARRENSVILLE HEIGHTS, Ohio — There will be a COVID-19 pop-up testing site in Warrensville Heights next week, according to the Ohio Department of Health.

The ODH states that anyone seeking to get tested can do so without an out-of-pocket charge. If you have insurance, your provider will be billed. If you don’t have insurance, you can still be tested.

Additionally, you will not need a doctor’s referral to be tested, but you will need to preregister.

The deadline to preregister is Wednesday at 4 p.m. You can register by CLICKING HERE or by calling 216-491-6153.

The testing event is from 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. on Oct. 3 at South Point Hospital, Building A, 4190 Warrensville Center Road.

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