Mobile COVID-19 screening clinic rolls into Montreal North on Thursday
A mobile screening clinic for COVID-19 pulled into Montreal North’s Garon Arena on Thursday to serve one of Montreal's most affected areas.
The arrival of the mobile clinic – which will be open for two days – wraps up testing at the CLSC on Lacordaire Boulevard. Originally set to close on Monday, the CLSC’s testing site was kept open until the mobile one rolled in.
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Last week, public health officials announced the deployment of a massive screening effort in Montreal, focused on the most affected areas, including Montreal North.
The other COVID-19 screening clinic that Montreal North residents can visit is at the Rivière-des-Prairies hospital – outside of their borough at 7070 Blvd. Perras. The by-appointment testing site is open until 8 p.m.
Another mobile walk-in clinic was set up on Thursday on the grounds of Cégep Marie-Victorin and is open until 4:00 p.m.
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