Franklin, Tenn. – The Williamson County Health Department is hosting COVID-19 drive-through testing events for the community April 18, 2020. Nurses and/or National Guard medics will collect nasal swabs from those who want to be tested, and test results may be available within 72 hours after the samples arrive at the lab, depending on lab volume.
“Anyone with health concerns, or who has concerns about the health of a family member, is invited to come to one of these locations this weekend to receive testing for COVID-19,” said Cathy Montgomery, County Director. “This testing will be provided at no cost to participants, and those who come for testing may remain in their vehicles throughout the process.”
Sample collection for testing will be offered at the following locations and times in the Mid-Cumberland Region:
Saturday, April 18th, 2020
· Dickson County: 11 a.m. - 2 p.m.
Dickson County Health Department, 301 West End Ave., Dickson
· Montgomery County: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Montgomery County Health Department, 300 Pageant Lane, Clarksville
· Robertson County: 11 a.m. - 3 p.m.
Robertson County Fairgrounds, 4635 US-41, Springfield
· Rutherford County: 9 a.m. - 12 p.m.
Rutherford County Health Department, 100 West Burton St., Murfreesboro
· Williamson County: 10 a.m. – 3 p.m.
Williamson County Health Department, 1324 West Main St., Franklin
· Wilson County: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Wilson County Health Department, 927 E. Baddour Parkway, Lebanon
Sunday, April 19th, 2020
· Sumner County: 9 a.m. – 12 p.m.
Gallatin High School, 700 Dan P. Herron Drive, Gallatin
Tennessee’s Coronavirus Public Information Lines are open from 10 a.m. to 10 p.m., CDT daily at 833-556-2476 or 877-857-2945.
TDH is posting updated COVID-19 case numbers by 2 p.m. CDT each day at www.tn.gov/health/cedep/ncov.html. Find additional information at www.tn.gov/governor/covid-19.html and www.cdc.gov/coronavirus/2019-ncov/index.html.
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