Wayne Health to take mobile vaccinations throughout the community
People are starting to take advantage of free COVID-19 vaccines offered through Wayne Health from Wayne State University and its mobile medical units. DETROIT — People are starting to take advantage of free COVID-19 vaccines offered through Wayne Health from Wayne State University and its mobile medical units. Wayne Health representative Dr. Phillip Levy said this is a necessity. But the more people that can get vaccinated, the sooner we can reach herd immunity.”For the last few months Wayne State University and its physician group, Wayne Health, have taken their vehicles across Detroit to perform COVID tests and other health screenings and now they are a part of a statewide pilot program to make sure everyone has access to the vaccine. Wayne Health asks that people sign up in advance on its website.arabamericannews.com
USA Hockey Arena in Plymouth offers rapid drive-thru COVID testing site
Panama is waiting for its first shipment of doses of the vaccine against the new coronavirus, expected next week. (AP Photo/Arnulfo Franco)PLYMOUTH, Mich. – Rapid drive-thru COVID-19 testing will now be available at USA Hockey Arena in Plymouth. RapidBio, a molecular diagnostics laboratory, is partnering with the arena and Wayne Health to provide drive-through collection and rapid test results for COVID-19. “This new partnership allows us to provide results to our patients faster than ever before,” explained Phillip Levy, M.D., M.P.H., who leads the Mobile COVID Testing Program for Wayne Health. “The sooner people know their COVID status, the quicker they can take the necessary steps to keep themselves safe and stop the spread.”USA Hockey Arena is located at 14900 Beck Rd., Plymouth, MI 48170.