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Posted on: March 22, 2020

New COVID-19 Testing Site at FAU Now Open

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May 20, 2020 (12pm)

In cooperation with American Medical Response (AMR), the Florida Division of Emergency Management and Florida Atlantic University, Palm Beach County opened a new community based testing site in Boca Raton

The drive through testing site will be located at the FAU Tech Runway on the north end of the FAU campus (901 NW 35th Street, Boca Raton, 33431). Residents should enter the testing site from Spanish River Boulevard. See attached map (PDF)

Appointments

  • Appointments are REQUIRED for testing. 
  • To make an appointment, call 1-800-209-7919 Monday - Friday from 9am to 5pm. 
  • Testing is available to anyone over the age of 12, with or without COVID-19 symptoms. 
  • No doctor referral needed. 
  • Proper ID will be required with name, date of birth, and photo. 
  • Tests will be administered by healthcare professionals from AMR. 
  • Results are not immediate. 
  • Please remember to wear a face covering.

Visit Palm Beach County’s website for more information on testing.

View additional updates from the City of Boca Raton. 

Contact Information

COUNTY

  • Palm Beach County Information and Resources webpage
  • Palm Beach County Information Line (Open Daily 8am - 6pm): 561-712-6400 or email public@pbcgov.org

STATE

  • Florida Department of Health Information and Resources webpage
  • For important updates and information on COVID-19 in Florida, text FLCOVID19 to 888-77.
  • COVID-19 Call Center Available 24/7: 1-866-779-6121 or email COVID-19@flhealth.gov
  • Report Price Gouging Call: 1-866-9NO-SCAM

CITY

  • City of Boca Raton COVID-19 updates
  • Citizens Information Center (CIC): 561-982-4900 open Monday - Friday from 9am - 4pm for questions.
  • Boca Raton Police Services Non-Emergency Number: 561-368-6201 (Please do not call for general questions. Refer to FAQ page below or CIC. Please only call if you require a police officer for a non-emergency situation). 
  • Additional information can be found on the City’s website www.myboca.usFacebook, Twitter or Nextdoor or the City’s FAQ webpage.

City Resource Pages 

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