FDA approves new testing technique to help prevent backlog

A new tool is being introduced by the FDA to cut down on the number of backlogged coronavirus tests and speed up the testing process altogether. The FDA has given given permission to Quest to use specimen pooling to test COVID-19 samples. So far, Quest is the only lab with approval to do specimen testing. […]

New COVID-19 testing sites available for Charlotte County residents

The Florida Department of Health in Charlotte County is providing free COVID-19 virus testing at the Charlotte County Sports Park, as well as two new mobile testing sites that will be temporarily available in Englewood and Punta Gorda. This test is for active virus infection and not an antibody test. According to the FDOH, there […]