March 19, 2020

Brooklyn Coronavirus Drive Through Testing

 

 

This list was started in March – Newest updates are at the top. Updated 5/20

 

 

1) Week of 5/25  – a new COVID testing site at 8511 5th Avenue (yes the old American greeting card store’s spit0 but they don’t have the antibody tests. Walk-in, no appointment. Free test – no health insurance needed.

 

 

2) SOMOS is outside of 757 – 60 Street (between 7th and 8th Avenue. 

COVID-19 IgM/IgG Test site  (which means this is a free Covid testing and antibody testing too)

9:00 – 5:00 pm.   1-833-SOMOSNY

 

 

Call: 1-833-SOMOSNY (1-833-766-6769)

The site is open from Tuesday to Saturday from 11:00 AM to 3:00 PM.

Requirement for Antibody Test:  At least 2 weeks after the testing or symptoms started or has close contact with COVID-19 patients

*Must call to schedule appointment   

 

 

 

 

3) GPM has the antibody testing. They are testing kids and parents too. 48 hours for the results.

4) If  you don’t want someone swipping your nose with the the long swabs, Staten Island has the self-swab test (drive through test)

 

 

 

 

Sites Testing for Antibodies in Bay Ridge

 

 

 

 

 

 

1) RJ Medical & Urgent Care at 464 Bay Ridge Avenue in Brooklyn


Call:  718-680-6006

2) Quest Diagnostics at 7601 -4th Avenue has the test. 718-833-2354. 

Here it says the test cost $119

 

 

 

3)  City MD at 8712 – 4th Avenue started the antibody testing on April 28th  718-530-1155   

Update: My friend called them early today. They said the office was busy and she should wait until later because there is over an hour wait. This is a blood test, so the test are not going to run out. My friend went in at 2:30 and was out before 3:00. She didn’t have to pay a co-payment and the test was covered completely under her insurance. Results are in 48 hours usually, but could be up to 3 days.

 

4)  Artisians of Medicine at 466 Bay Ridge Avenue 347-836-6923

 

5) Pro Health Ft. Hamilton on 101st & 4th Avenue

6) Congressman Max Rose helped get equipment for coronavirus antibody testing at 1857 86th Street.   Call: 718-232-1515 

 

 

8) Dr Jonathan  Leibowitz at 1343 55th Street –  Ground Floor, Brooklyn, NY 11219    718-972-7222   

 

 

9) Dr. Anna Suponya  – 9920 – 4th Avenue  #206.  718-238-8373

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

3/31 Update:

On April 1st, three rapid test sites opened in Long Island – you can find out in 13 minutes if you have coronavirus.  See here

 

 

 

6010 Bay Parkway

 

 

Now there are walk-up coronavirus testing stations.

You must have an appointment for any of these places. Call:  1-844-692-4692

 

 

 

 

 

 

3808 – 14th Avenue
 

 

 

 

 

THIS DRIVE THROUGH WAS CLOSED BECAUSE THEY DIDN’T WANT TO TAKE SUPPLIES FROM CONEY ISLAND HOSPITAL

 

 

 

On Friday, March 20th, there will be drive-thru coronavirus testing at the Ida G. Israel Community Health Center at  2925 W 19th Street

 

 

Coney Island Hospital is a COVID Assessment Center. Call for an appointment:  1-844-692-4692

 

 

 

 

 

 

 

Hugs,
marlene

Topics: Brooklyn | No Comments »

Comments