by: Scott McCaulley
The Missouri Department of Health and Senior Services has had the Missouri National Guard in the Lakes Region over the last three days providing free testing for the COVID-19 Virus.
After testing in Cassville and Reeds Spring on Monday, the National Guard moved over to Branson for the first of two days of testing at the Cox Orthopedics and Neurology Building on Cahill Road Tuesday.
National Guard Captain Andrew Rodenberg tells Ozarks First that they tested around 400 people during the first eight hours of testing on Tuesday.
Testing takes place today from 7:00 am until 3:00 pm. The test are free but registration is required. that can be done on site, or by phone at 877-435-8411, or online at http://www.health.mo.gov/communitytest. You don’t need symptoms to qualify for free testing, just be a resident of Missouri.
A feature on the Taney County COVID-19 Testing can be found at the Ozarks First Website.