The Champaign County community has remained vigilant in testing, helping to reduce the spread of COVID-19. This week, the community-based testing at Market Place Mall exceeded 110,000 tests, another remarkable feat for testing in our area. Residents are encouraged to continue to test regularly at the site, open daily 8:00 a.m.–4:00 p.m. Utilize the new,Continue reading “Staying the Course”
The latest COVID-19 milestone achieved by the University of Illinois Urbana-Champaign? One million saliva-based tests administered on campus. The development of the saliva-based, rapid-result PCR COVID-19 test proved to be a critical innovation at a University well-known for their world-changing innovations. Through aggressive testing of students, faculty and staff, the University safely opened the Urbana-ChampaignContinue reading “A Testing Milestone”
Due to increased call volume, the public is encouraged to visit CUPHD’s website & Facebook page for updates. Email them at firstname.lastname@example.org with questions that do not require an immediate response. Help them keep their phone lines open for people returning calls for interviews after a positive test result.