Miami Beach to offer in-home COVID-19 testing to seniors with symptoms


MIAMI BEACH, FLA. (WSVN) - The City of Miami Beach is making it easier for seniors who may have COVID-19 to get tested.

The city announced in their daily email they will begin offering in-home testing for Miami Beach residents 65 years old or older who are showing symptoms of the coronavirus, including fever, shortness of breath or a persistent cough.

The testing will be offered starting Monday.

The testing is by appointment only, and residents who meet the criteria should call the city’s customer service center at 305-604-CITY (2489) to request an appointment.

The customer service center is open Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

The city also announced that the State of Emergency declaration has been extended through April 16.

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