Posted August 19, 2021 | 5:49 PM
A new antibody remedy web page in Hillsborough County opened today with accessibility at King Forest Park, 8008 E. Chelsea St., Tampa, FL 33610. The web-site is open up 7 times a week from 9 a.m. to 5 p.m.
The site is envisioned to handle about 300 sufferers daily making use of monoclonal antibodies that can protect against hospitalization or loss of life in substantial-hazard patients with COVID-19. Treatment method is free and can be administered no matter of regardless of whether a affected person has been vaccinated. Residents 12 many years and older who have been diagnosed with COVID-19 or have been uncovered to anyone with COVID-19 and are at substantial danger for severe disease and hospitalization are qualified for this therapy.
Residents who would like to get the procedure can make an appointment by patientportalFL.com, or they can travel up to the web site and be noticed the exact same day. Masks will be needed on web site.
In medical trials, monoclonal antibody therapy confirmed a 70 percent reduction in hospitalization and loss of life.
The only entrance to Hillsborough County’s King Forest Park, situated at 8008 E. Chelsea St., Tampa, FL 33610, is off Orient Highway just north of Martin Luther King Jr. Boulevard. This is the only way to entry the web site.
For far more facts, phone the Florida Department of Wellbeing Monoclonal Antibody Cure Aid Line at 850-344-9637.