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Vaccinations and Testing

Monoclonal Antibody Therapy Treatments

Two MAB therapys were discontinued Jan. 24, 2022.
Other monoclonal antibody therapy treatments remain available: Find treatments

Testing Sites

Find testing sites near you:

COVID-19 PCR Tests Kiosks 
Walk-up service and appointments available at Mid-County Regional Library Parking Lot,  2050 Forrest Nelson Blvd., Port Charlotte.
Find hours, more info and book online: curative.com 

COVID-19 Rapid Testing
Tringali Community Center, 3460 North Access Road, Englewood
Mon - Fri 9 a.m.- 6 p.m.
No appointment needed. While supplies last.

Free At-Home Tests
Every home in the U.S. is eligible to order 4 free at-⁠home COVID-⁠19 tests: COVIDtests.gov or special.usps.com/testkits

The Healthy Together App can help view test results, assess symptoms, and learn what to do after being tested for COVID-19. Search in app stores for “Healthy Together.”

Vaccinations

COVID-19 Vaccination Options

Booster and Vaccine Information 

Who is able to get the vaccines?
Per Governor Ron DeSantis' Executive Order 21-79, (which expands on prior Exec. Orders 20-31521-4621-4720-62 and 21-67) effective Monday, April 5, 2021 all Florida residents shall be eligible to receive any COVID-19 vaccine as prescribed by the Food and Drug Administration.

Which vaccines are available?
The U.S. Food and Drug Administration: COVID-19 Vaccines Authorized for Emergency Use or FDA-Approved

Who pays for the vaccine? 
Vaccine doses purchased with U.S. taxpayer dollars will be given to the American people at no cost. However, vaccination providers will be able to charge an administration fee for giving the shot to someone. 

How do the vaccines work? 
COVID-19 vaccines help your develop immunity to the virus that causes COVID-19 without having to get the illness. Read more about how they work and the different types of vaccines

How did vaccines get developed and approved so quickly? Was the process rushed? Are vaccines Safe?
Producing vaccines is the top priority of scientists and governments around the world to help bring an end to the pandemic. Read about the process, trials, and authorization and find more at the U.S. Dept. of Health & Human Services webpage

Will the vaccine be safe for pregnant women? 
Find the latest information regarding vaccines and pregnancy or breastfeeding at the CDC website

How long do the vaccines protect against infection? 
Find studies that have looked at how COVID-19 vaccines work and the latest information on the Vaccines Work page. 

Do I need a mask if I have been vaccinated? 
It is important to continue to protect yourself and others. Following the latest CDC recommendations will offer the best protection from getting and spreading COVID-19.   

Find more FAQs about COVID-19 vaccines on the CDC website.

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