COVID-19 Testing & Regeneron Therapy Clinic
Taking Place October 8 to October 15
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Corpus Christi – Nueces County Public Health District announces one location available next week for COVID-19 testing and one location for a state-run Regeneron Infusion Therapy Clinic. Testing and infusion therapy are offered FREE to the public.
COVID-19 Testing Site:
Christus Spohn Hospital Memorial, 2606 Hospital Boulevard, Monday and Wednesday, 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Regeneron Infusion Clinic:
Richard M. Borchard Regional Fairgrounds, located at 1213 Terry Shamsie Boulevard in Robstown, seven days a week from 7:00 a.m. to 7:00 p.m. Walk-ins are welcome at 8:00 a.m., 12:00 p.m., and 4:00 p.m. If you do not have a primary care physician, you can call the COVID hotline # at (800) 742-5990, and the staff will evaluate if monoclonal treatment is right for you.
To qualify for Regeneron Infusion Therapy, you must be 12 years of age or older, weigh at least 88 pounds, have a doctor’s referral, be within 10 days of onset symptoms, and have a pulse oxygen level greater than 93%. You must also fall into one or more 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