New COVID-19 testing sites to open in Hamtramck, Wayne

Local residents can receive free testing by appointment starting Monday

Wayne County Healthy Communities (WCHC) is offering free COVID-19 testing to local residents beginning May 18.

Current patients and local residents can schedule an appointment to get tested at WCHC’s Hamtramck or Wayne locations by calling 313-871-1926.

The clinics will be open from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. Monday-Friday and 10 a.m. to 1 p.m. every other Saturday.

“We know that testing is the most critical part of safeguarding our residents from the COVID-19 outbreak and to flatten the curve,” said Wayne County Executive Warren C. Evans. “Wayne County Healthy Communities is working to provide this important access to the underserved.”

Click here to visit WCHC’s website for more information.

How COVID-19 Spreads

Person-to-person spread

The virus is thought to spread mainly from person-to-person.

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