COVID-19 Testing & Regeneron Therapy Clinics
Taking Place September 24 to October 1
CORPUS CHRISTI, TX – The Corpus Christi – Nueces County Public Health District has several locations available next week for COVID-19 testing and Regeneron Infusion Therapy, a treatment for mild to moderate COVID-19 symptoms. Testing and infusion therapy are offered FREE to the public.
COVID-19 Testing Sites:
Christus Spohn Hospital Memorial, 2606 Hospital Boulevard, Monday and Wednesday only from 9:00 a.m. to 2:00 p.m.
Regeneron Infusion Clinics:
Physicians’ West Plaza, 2601 Hospital Boulevard, Tuesday and Friday only from 8:00 a.m. to 1:00 pm. To schedule an appointment, call the COVID hotline at (361) 561-1101. The hotline is available Monday through Friday between 8 am and 5 pm
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 ten 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