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SAN RAFAEL (CBS SF) — In the latest expansion of coronavirus testing facilities, Marin County health officials have announced they will be opening a site on Monday in San Rafael’s Canal neighborhood.
Testing will be free and by appointment only, with priority for essential workers and people experiencing COVID-19 symptoms. There will be multilingual staff available to assist with appointment booking and testing.
“This partnership with the county will provide more equitable access to testing and care,” said Omar Carrera, Chief Executive Officer of the nonprofit Canal Alliance, in a statement. “Anyone who needs COVID-19 testing or medical treatment should feel comfortable to seek help and should not be fearful of the outcome. People who test positive will get the support they need during this challenging time.” Read rest of this article on CBSN Bay Area