More than 450 people were screened for COVID-19 yesterday at Cayuga Health’s Ithaca sampling center, a new record for the facility over the course of a full day.
Due to increased volumes, today’s hours at the sampling center are extended until 4 pm.
“Despite a sometimes hour and 45 minutes to two hour wait, everyone has been gracious and very grateful to have this sampling center, right here.” said Hope Johnson, Senior Account Executive for Cayuga Health.
Registration is encouraged prior to visiting the site, which located outside the Shops at Ithaca Mall at 40 Catherwood Road.
Free and safe rides are offered to the site after registration by calling 2-1-1 between 8:30 am and 5 pm on Monday through Friday.
To register, visit www.cayugahealthsystem.org. For assistance, use the Call Center at 607-319-5708.
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