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COVID-19 Updates & Resources
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Testing Location News
Dear CCMS Members,

The Florida National Guard, with support of The Florida Department of Health in Collier County will provide COVID-19 walk-up testing for Collier County residents next week. No referral is needed for testing. More Information

The first testing site will be at North Collier Regional Park, 15000 Livingston Rd, Naples, 34109 on Tuesday, May 19 and Wednesday, May 20, 9am - 5pm. The second testing site will be at the South Regional Library, 8065 Lely Cultural Pkwy, Naples, 34113 on Friday, May 22 and Saturday, May 23, 9am - 5pm.

Walgreens offers drive-through testing at certain locations in Lee/Collier. Pharmacists will oversee the self-administration of Abbott’s ID NOW COVID-19 test. Those seeking tests must go to Walgreens.com and access the COVID-19 questionnaire under the COVID-19 information area. If the person qualifies for the test, then a location and time is given.

Drive-through testing is also still available at the Century Link Sports Complex in Fort Myers. No prescription needed, can be asymptomatic. Daily capacity limits apply.

And, in general, tests are being done for those who are symptomatic at the following facilities. Note there may be daily capacity limits in place.
Department of Health Locations, Naples and Immokalee
NCH Downtown (drive-through with prescription, sent to Quest)
Physicians Regional Medical Center (PRMC) with symptoms and then sent to a PRMC alternate site.

Reminder, the May-June issue of the CCMS Member Magazine, The Forum, has been published in a digital-only format due to the current COVID-19 outbreak. Additionally, be sure to view our new video on Physician Wellness During the COVID-19 Outbreak.
COVID-19 Updates/Resources:

COVID-19 Case Dashboard (total Collier confirmed cases as of 5/14, 11am - 882)





FMA's Live Weekly Webinar - "Federal Aid & Your Taxes": Friday, May 15 at 12pm ET. Highlights possible tax implications of federal assistance, provides update on DOH Emergency Order 20-007 pertaining to prescribing & other legal updates, and discusses recent regulatory developments related to COVID-19. Register Online



Reminder, feel free to share our video: CCMS Physicians Care During COVID-19 Crisis
Collaborate, celebrate, and commiserate with your colleagues during this outbreak via the CCMS/SWFL Private Facebook Groups: Physicians | Practice Administrators/Office Staff

The CCMS Physician Wellness Program is operating via telehealth during the COVID outbreak. Services have been temporarily extended to CCMS Alliance members and non-member Collier County physicians through the end of May.

CCMS member updates on COVID-19 are archived on our Health Resources webpage. To contact CCMS with inquiries related to COVID-19 or other issues, email April Donahue, Executive Director or Nancy Wood, Executive Assistant, or call 239-435-7727 (if you reach our voice mail, please note a good time to return your call).

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