By Bronx Justice News Staff
Bronx residents experiencing serious health problems as a result of suspected coronavirus infections can now get tested at multiple locations in the borough.
All testing sites require an appointment, officials said, which can be made by calling 718-918-5700 or the Health Department Coronavirus hotline at 1-888-364-3065. Each location accepts a limited number of patients each day.
According to state officials, the Bronx testing locations are:
Lincoln, 234 East 149th Street
Jacobi, 1400 Pelham Parkway South
Gotham Health, Morrisania, 1225 Gerard Avenue
Gotham Health, Belvis, 545 East 142nd Street
A number of private physicians and emergency rooms in hospitals are also conducting testing in the most severe cases.