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Looking To Get Tested? Here's What To Know About South Florida Coronavirus Testing Sites

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Community Health of South Florida, Inc. begins drive through testing for coronavirus at its Doris Ison Health Center, 10300 SW 216 Street on Wednesday, March 18, 2020.

Coronavirus test sites are reopening, after closing for months following a drop in cases and rise in vaccinations. The spread of the delta variant of COVID-19, and some breakthrough cases for vaccinated people, has resulted in increased demand for testing.

Several sites are also offering antibody — or serological — tests in addition to diagnostic tests and rapid tests.

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You can check if testing sites are open by heading to the list of sites for each county:

Here's a list of testing centers in South Florida:

BROWARD COUNTY

Three sites will be reopening as testing sites during the week of Aug. 9, 2021, they include:

  • Tradewinds Park, 3600 W Sample Rd. in Coconut Creek
  • Markham Park, 16001 W. State Road 84 in Sunrise
  • C.B. Smith Park, 900 N Flamingo Rd. in Pembroke Pines

Drive-thru testing

Mills Pond Park, 2201 NW 9th Ave., Fort Lauderdale, FL 33311

Hours: Open Friday, Saturday, Monday, Tuesday and Wednesday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Drive-through testing site. Testing available for asymptomatic patients and children and appointments are not required. This site has priority test collection lanes for school children and staff.

Walk-up testing

Boulevard Heights Community Center, 6770 Garfield St., Hollywood, FL 33024

Hours: Tuesday through Saturday from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Walk-up testing site. Testing available for asymptomatic patients and children and appointments are not required. This site has priority test collection lanes for school children and staff.

South Regional Health Center, 4105 Pembroke Rd. Hollywood, FL 33021

Hours: Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Rapid tests are not available and appointments are not required.

Mobile/In-home testing

If you are homebound and can't leave your home to make it to one of the public testing sites, please call DOH-Broward at 954-412-7300 for information and an appointment for an in-home test.

MIAMI-DADE COUNTY

Drive-thru testing

Miami Dade College North Campus, 11380 NW 27 Ave., Miami, FL 33167

Hours: Daily from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Rapid and PCR testing is available for individuals 5 and older.

South Dade Government Center (Lot E), 10710 SW 211 St., Cutler Bay, FL 33189

Hours: Daily starting at 9 a.m.

Testing is available to individuals 12 years of age or older. Exhibiting symptoms is not required.  Testing is done by appointment only, with about 400 spots available per day. 

Call 305-499-8767 or visit the county’s website to make an appointment.

Miami Beach Convention Center, 1901 Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33139 (Drive-thru and walk-up testing)

Hours: Daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Testing is available to individuals 12  years or older, as well as children under 12  accompanied by a guardian. Individuals do not need to exhibit symptoms and appointments are not required.  

Drive-thru testing: Enter at 17th Street and Convention Center Drive. Remain in your vehicle with the windows up and place a photo ID on the dashboard. Everyone in the vehicle should be wearing a face covering, display a photo ID and be seated next to a working window. There is a maximum of five tests per vehicle.

Walk-up testing: Enter at 17th Street and Convention Center Drive, within municipal parking lot P-29. You must wear a face covering and bring a photo ID.

Youth Fairgrounds at Tamiami Park, 10901 SW 24th Street, Miami, FL 33165 - Enter by SW 107th Avenue at SW 20th Street

Hours: Seven days a week from 8:30 a.m. to 2 p.m.

Testing is available to anyone and appointments are required. The site is offering oral PCR self-swab tests.

Village of Pinecrest, 12645 Pinecrest Pkwy., Pinecrest, FL 33156

Hours: Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 6 p.m.

Testing is available to anyone and appointments are required. The site is offering PCR nasal tests, rapid tests and antibody tests.

Homestead Air Reserve Park, 12200 SW 268 Street, Homestead, FL 33032 - Entrance is on SW 268th Street by SW 122nd Avenue

Hours: Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Testing is available to anyone who is five years old and older. Appointments aren't required but are recommended. The site is offering PCR nasal swab tests.

Zoo Miami, 12400 SW 152 St., Miami, FL 33177

Hours: Daily from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Rapid and PCR testing is available for individuals 5 and older.

Walk-up testing

Stephen P. Clark Center, 111 NW 1st Street, Miami, FL 33128

Hours: Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Testing is available to anyone who is five years old or older. Appointments are not needed but are recommended. The site is offering oral PCR self-swab tests.

Salvation Army, 911 West Flagler Street Miami, FL 33130

Hours: Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 7:30 p.m. and Saturday from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m.

Testing is available to anyone who is five years old or older. Appointments are not needed but are recommended. Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. The site is offering PCR nasal tests.

Joseph Caleb Center, 5400 NW 22nd Avenue Miami, FL 33142 - 1st floor of garage

Hours: Seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Testing is available to anyone who is five years old or older. Appointments are not needed but are recommended. Minors must be accompanied by a parent or guardian. The site is offering PCR nasal tests.

Crandon Park, 6747 Crandon Boulevard, Key Biscayne, FL 33149 - Shelter #4

Hours: Saturdays and Sundays from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Testing is available to anyone older than five years old and appointments aren't required but are recommended. The site is offering oral PCR self-swab tests.

Cagni Park, 13498 NE 8th Ave., North Miami, FL 33161

Hours: Daily from 8 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Rapid and PCR testing is available for individuals 5 and older.

Haulover Park, 13731 Collins Ave., Miami, FL 33154

Hours: Seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Rapid and PCR testing is available for individuals 5 and older.

95th Street Park, 1185 95th St., Bay Harbor, FL 33154

Hours: Seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Rapid and PCR testing is available for individuals 5 and older.

Miami Beach City Hall, Parking lot at 17th Street and Convention Center Drive, Miami Beach, FL 33141

Hours: Seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

PCR testing is available for individuals 5 and older.

Sunny Isles Beach Government Center, 18070 Collins Ave., Sunny Isles Beach, FL 33160

Hours: Seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Rapid and PCR testing is available for individuals 5 and older.

Home Depot (Hialeah), 1590 W 49th St., Hialeah, FL 33012

Hours: Seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Rapid and PCR testing is available for individuals 5 and older.

Home Depot (Deerwood), 11905 SW 152nd Street, Miami, FL 33177

Hours: Seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Rapid and PCR testing is available for individuals 5 and older.

Dolphin Mall, 11401 NW 12th St., Miami, FL 33172

Hours: Daily from 11 a.m. to 7 p.m.

Rapid and PCR testing is available for individuals 5 and older.

Harris Field, 675 North Homestead Boulevard, Homestead, FL 33030 - Enter by South Dixie Highway (U.S. 1)

Hours: Seven days a week from 8 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Testing is available to anyone who is five years old and older. Appointments aren't required but are recommended. The site is offering PCR nasal swab tests.

At-home testing

Countywide Homebound Testing Program

Senior citizens and individuals over the age of 18 with disabilities who are experiencing symptoms but are homebound may call to request a test at home. Testing is performed by Miami-Dade Fire Rescue staff.

Call 305-499-8767 starting at 9 a.m. daily to make an appointment.

City of Miami Beach

Miami Beach residents over the age of 65 who are experiencing symptoms but are homebound may call to request a test at home. Testing is provided by MedRite with the help of the Miami Beach Fire Department.

Call 305-604-2489 from 8 a.m. to 6:30 p.m. Monday through Friday to make an appointment.

City of Miami

City of Miami residents 18 years or older without transportation who are in need of homebound testing may call to request a test at home.

Call 305-960-5050 to make an appointment.

Additional testing sites/information

Village of Key Biscayne

Testing is prioritized for Key Biscayne residents age 65 or older with symptoms, residents with symptoms and serious underlying medical conditions, and Key Biscayne residents that are frontline workers. To be considered for testing, residents must fill out a form.  Once the submission is received, residents will be contacted to provide additional information.

Visit the Key Biscayne COVID-19 testing portal to submit a testing application form.

Walmart (Drive-Thru)

Walmart (Miami Gardens), 3791 NW 167th St., Miami Gardens, FL 33055

Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Walmart (Northwest Miami-Dade), 3200 NW 79th St., Miami, FL 33147

Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7 a.m. to 10 a.m. (weather permitting)

Walmart (Hialeah Gardens), 11800 Hialeah Gardens Blvd., Hialeah Gardens, FL 33018

Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Walmart (Hialeah Gardens), 9300 NW 77th Ave., Hialeah Gardens, FL 33016

Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Walmart (West Miami-Dade), 6991 SW 8th St., Miami, FL 33144

Hours: Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Walmart (Doral), 8651 NW 13th Terrace, Miami, FL

Hours:  Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Walmart (Naranja),14325 SW 268th St., Naranja, FL 33032

Hours:  Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Walmart (Homestead), 1499 South Dixie Hwy, Homestead, FL 33033

Hours:  Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 7 a.m. to 9 a.m.

Testing is available to Miami-Dade County residents who are 18 years or older and have symptoms. All health care providers and first responders, or anyone in a high risk group, can get tested with or without symptoms. Individuals must perform a self-administered nasal swab in their car with a healthcare provider observing them.

Visit the Quest Diagnostics' online portal, which screens and schedules appointments for people who meet medical eligibility requirements. On-site scheduling is available for those needing assistance.

Walgreens (North Miami), 14901 NE 6th Ave., North Miami, FL 33161

Hours: Daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Testing is available for individuals 18 years or older that meet CDC testing  criteria.

Visit the Walgreens COVID-19 testing website to complete a screening questionnaire and schedule an appointment. 

MONROE COUNTY 

Key West

Rural Health Network of Monroe County, 3706 North Roosevelt Blvd, Suites E and G, Key West, FL 33040

Testing is available by appointment for individuals 18 years or older who meet CDC criteria and display symptoms. Antibody testing is also available for those who do not meet testing requirements and costs $100 without insurance. 

Call 305-517-6613 to schedule an appointment.

Doctors Test Centers @ JW Plastic Surgery, 1075 Duval St., Key West, FL 33040

Rapid testing available, register at doctorstestcenters.com or call 866-865-7400.

Key West Urgent Care, 1501 Government Rd., Key West, FL 33040

Hours: Monday to Friday from 7:30am-4:30pm.

Diagnostic/PCR test provided. Antibody testing also available. Call 305-295-7550 for more information.

Keys Medical Group, 3224 North Roosevelt Blvd., Key West, FL 33040

Hours: Monday to Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. Saturday to Sunday 8 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Rapid tests provided. Call 305-293-4073 for more information.

Key West Medical Center, Dr. Elias Gerth, MD; 2505 Flagler Ave., Key West, FL 33040

Call 305-295-6790 for more information.

CVS Pharmacy Minute Clinic Stock Island, 5610 Overseas Highway, Stock Island, FL 33040

Call 305-295-2858 for more information or visit the Minute Clinic website.

Gato Building at 1100 Simonton Street (Halfmoon driveway on Virginia Street) Key West, FL 33040

Hours: Wednesdays from 9 a.m. to noon and Fridays from 1 to 4 p.m.

Appointments are required and can be scheduled by calling 786-910-9764 or emailing TestingMonroe@flhealth.gov.

Middle Keys

CHI Marathon Health Center, 2805 Overseas Highway, Marathon, FL 33050

Hours: Saturdays from 11 a.m. to 12:30 p.m. 

Testing is available for Monroe County residents with ID who are displaying symptoms and schedule an appointment in advance.

Call 305-252-4820 or email KeysCovid19@chisouthfl.org to schedule an appointment. Antibody testing also available.

Ruth Ivins Center, 3333 Overseas Hwy., Marathon, FL 33050

Thursdays from 1 to 3:30 p.m.

Appointments are required and can be scheduled by calling 786-910-9764 or emailing TestingMonroe@flhealth.gov.

Upper Keys

Islamorada Medical Center, 90130 Old Highway, 2nd Floor, Tavernier, FL 33070

Call 305-852-9300 for more information. Antibody testing also available.

Good Health Clinic, 91555 Overseas Hwy., Suite 2, Tavernier, FL 33070

Hours: Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Diagnostic testing available at this site. Antibody testing also available. Call 305-853-1788 for more information.

CVS Pharmacy Minute Clinic, 99434 Overseas Highway, Key Largo, FL 33037

Call 305-451-3261 for more information or make an appointment at Minute Clinic.

Roth Building, 50 High Point Road, Tavernier, FL 33070

Hours: Tuesdays from 1 to 4 p.m.

Appointments are required and can be scheduled by calling 786-910-9764 or emailing TestingMonroe@flhealth.gov.

Advanced Urgent Care locations

Key West — 1980 N. Roosevelt Blvd, Key West, FL 33040

Hours: Daily from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Marathon —  13365 Overseas Highway, Suite 102, Marathon, FL, 33050

Hours: Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 3 p.m.

Key Largo —  100460 Overseas Highway, Key Largo, FL 33037

Hours: Monday through Friday from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.

Advance Urgent Care locations are conducting tests for those with minimal to no symptoms. Test kits are in limited supply and testing is available on a first-come-first-served basis. Walk-ins are welcomed, but you can also pre-register by calling.

Call (305) 294-0011 to pre-register for testing and download the Antibody Screening form at www.urgentcarefloridakeys.com.

PALM BEACH COUNTY

C.L. Brumback Primary Care Clinics - Belle Glade, 38754 State Road 80, Belle Glade, 33430

Hours: Monday through Friday from 8 a.m. to 11 a.m.

Walk-up testing site. There is no age restriction, and individuals with or without COVID-19 symptoms can get tested.

FoundCare, Inc., 2330 S. Congress Ave., West Palm Beach, FL, 33406

Hours: Wednesdays from 7:30 a.m. to 1 p.m.

Drive-thru testing site. Tests are available to anyone 12 years old and older. To schedule an appointment, call 561-967-0365. Walk-up appointments are available to anyone who does not have access to transportation.

Veterans Affairs Medical Center, 7305 N. Military Trail, West Palm Beach, FL 33410

Available for veterans enrolled in VA health care with COVID symptoms. Call 1-877-741-3400 for more information.

Florida Community Health Center, 170 S. Barfield Hwy., #101, Pahokee, FL 33476

Hours: Tuesdays and Thursdays from 9 a.m. to noon

No appointment needed. Call 561-924-6100 for more information.

Genesis Community Health — St. Johns Missionary Baptist Church, 900 N. Seacrest Blvd., Boynton Beach, FL 33435

Hours: Mondays, Wednesdays and Fridays from 8:30 a.m. to 1:40 p.m.

Offering PCR nasal and oral swab tests and antibody tests. Appointment are preferred but not required. Call 561-770-2370 to make an appointment or 561-735-6553 for more information.

Riviera Beach Integrated Care, 31 W. 20th St., Riviera Beach, FL 33404

Hours: Monday through Thursday from 9 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Offering PCR tests and antibody tests. Appointments are required and PCR tests are free. Call 561-510-0471 for more information.

Homebound Resident Testing

Eligible residents include homebound elderly individuals and residents with disabilities who can’t leave their home. Anyone inquiring about an in-home test must have COVID-19 symptoms. To schedule an appointment, call the Palm Beach County Emergency Information Center at 561-712-6400. Click here for more information. The testing hotline is available Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m.

WLRN's Natalia Clement and Amber Amortegui contributed to this report.