(June 12, 2020, Westover, MD) The Somerset County Health Department will hold a free drive through COVID-19 testing event on June 16, 2020 at Crisfield High School, 210 N. Somerset Avenue, Crisfield, MD. Testing hours are 9:00 am to 1:00 pm. or until kits run out. Walk ups are also welcome. No appointment or doctor’s referral needed. Individuals are urged to pre-register to save time the day of the testing, however, they will not be guaranteed a test. To pre-register, call 443-523-1920 during regular business hours. Interpreters will be on site if needed. The tests are a nasal swab which is a little bigger than a Q-tip.
This press release is also to inform all members of the media that this drive-thru medical clinic will not be open for any form of media coverage. The Somerset County Health Department believes the protection and the privacy of those being tested is paramount. We are asking you to please provide our patients the same level of privacy.
For information on COVID-19, visit the Maryland Department of Health at www.coronavirus.maryland.gov or the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention at www.cdc.gov/coronavirus. Local updates will be shared through the Somerset County Health Department’s website at www.somersethealth.org or through social media on Facebook (@somersethealth), Instagram (Somersethealthmd) or Twitter (@somersethdmd).
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