UPDATE COVID-19 Testing and Antibody Infusion Clinic
Taking Place November 19 to November 26
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Corpus Christi – Nueces County Public Health District will have COVID-19 testing clinics and infusion clinics available the week of Thanksgiving but on a limited bases. Testing and infusion therapy are offered FREE to the public.
COVID-19 Testing Site:
Christus Spohn Hospital Memorial, 2602 Hospital Boulevard, Monday, November 22 from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m. and Wednesday, November 24 from 8:00 a.m. to 11:00 a.m.
Registration is preferred but not required. To register online, visit the City’s website at www.cctexas.com/coronavirus and then click “COVID-19 TESTING Registration.”
Amistad Community Health Center, 814 East Main Avenue, Robstown, only Tuesdays, 7:30 a.m.- 8:30 a.m. by appointment. To register online, visit www.amistadchc.com/covi19_vaccine/.
Coastal Bend Wellness Foundation, 2882 Holly Road, Monday and Tuesday, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. The clinic closes at 12:00 p.m. on Wednesday, November 24. The clinic will reopen on Monday, November 29, 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. To schedule an appointment call (361) 356-9572.
Antibody Infusion Clinic:
The infusion clinic located at the Richard M. Borchard Regional Fairgrounds closed as of Friday, November 19. Infusion services are still available at area hospitals and through a mobile infusion clinic. To schedule an appointment, contact the mobile infusion clinic hotline at 1 (800) 742-5990.
To qualify for Monoclonal Infusion Therapy, you must be 12 years of age or older, weigh at least 88 pounds, have a doctor’s referral, be within ten days of onset symptoms, and have a pulse oxygen level greater than 93%. You must also fall into one or more of these high-risk groups:
- Age 65 or older
- Obese or overweight with a body mass index (BMI) of 25 or greater
- Chronic kidney disease
- Cardiovascular disease
- Chronic lung disease
- Moderate to severe asthma
- Sickle cell disease
- Neurodevelopmental disorders
For more information, visit www.cctexas.com/coronavirus and www.nuecesknows.com.
You can also find updates on City social media channels Facebook @citygov and Twitter @cityofcc.