COVID-19 screening sites relocating to Central Health facilities

Central Health would like to advise the public that it is in the process of moving its COVID-19 screening sites in Gander and Grand Falls-Windsor from the College of the North Atlantic to Central Health facilities. Beginning on Tuesday August 11, 2020, screening clinics in Gander will be conducted at James Paton Memorial Regional Health Centre. In Grand Falls-Windsor, screening clinics will take place at the Community Health building starting Thursday August 20, 2020

Please remember these clinics are operating through APPOINTMENT ONLY, and that this service does not offer walk-in testing.

IF YOU FEEL YOU NEED TO BE TESTED FOR COVID-19, PLEASE FOLLOW THESE STEPS:

Step 1:

To obtain an appointment at one of these locations, please conduct the self-assessment at www.811healthline.ca

Step 2:

If further action is required call 811

Step3:

If testing is recommended, an appointment will be arranged at the nearest clinic.

Central Health would like to thank the College of the North Atlantic for its support throughout Central Newfoundland’s COVID-19 response.

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Media contact:

Gayle St. Croix,

Director of Communications and Government Relations

Gayle.StCroix@centralhealth.nl.ca

cell: (709) 572 1165


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