PLEASE NOTE: (Added May 31, 2022):
The dedicated student and staff COVID phone line and email is ending on June 3, 2022. For any employee who tests positive or is a close contact to a person who tests positive, please follow your usual absence procedure by notifying your supervisor and/or office manager. As a reminder, employees who are sick and experiencing symptoms may not return to work until their symptoms have abated and they have been fever-free for at least 24 hours.
The recommendation continues to be to remain at home for five days, return to work on day 6 if symptoms are improving and fever-free for 24 hours. It is also recommended, not mandatory, to wear a mask for 5 days upon return to work.
COVID-19 Test Sites
Testing center locations and availability change daily. Please contact the test site or visit their website for the latest information.
- Click HERE for a list of test sites in Collier/Lee County
- Click HERE for a list of Physician office test sites in Collier/Lee County
Florida Department of Health
For a comprehensive list of testing sites, visit:
FREE At-Home COVID-19 Tests (Updated 5/20/22)
The federal government is offering a third round of FREE COVID-19 tests. Households are eligible to order eight additional test kits. Click HERE.
WARNING: The Florida Department of Health (DOH) in Collier County warns residents of people going door-to-door in local neighborhoods offering COVID-19 home test kits for a fee. The DOH made a statement recently that "DOH-Collier staff will not go door-to-door selling test kits, nor will healthcare facilities. Please be aware that this may be a scam".
Helpful COVID-19 Vaccine Resources
The Department of Health - Collier Vaccine News and Updates: http://collier.floridahealth.gov/newsroom/featured-topic.html
Florida Department of Health COVID-19 vaccine updates: https://floridahealthcovid19.gov/covid-19-vaccines-in-florida
Sign up for vaccine and distribution updates from the State of Florida by texting FLCOVID19 to 888777
CONTACT INFORMATION FOR THE DOH-COLLIER
For questions about their vaccines please their website at http://collier.floridahealth.gov or call 239.252.6220
ONGOING COVID-19 NEWS AND RESOURCES FROM NCH
For the latest information about the vaccine and other COVID information, please click here:
See "Test Sites" above.
Below are lists of local medical providers and facilities that are offering Telehealth services in the midst of the COVID-19 pandemic. This information is subject to change at any time.