COVID-19: Martin and St. Lucie County Updates, Friday, October 23

A daily roundup of Martin and St. Lucie County coronavirus news

  • If you have questions, need further guidance, or have symptoms, call the Health Department at 1-866-779-6121 [Florida Department of Health] or the Community Information Center at 772-287-1652 [Martin County Florida]
  • There are 771,780 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Florida. 16,340 people have died. There are 5,243 confirmed COVID-19 cases in Martin County, 164 people have died; 8,798 confirmed COVID-19 cases in St. Lucie County, 330 people have died. [Florida Department of Health]
  • The CDC recommends that all people leaving their homes wear a cloth face mask. Click here to learn how you can make one with what you have at home.
  • Visit the Martin County community website for information on food distribution, unemployment assistance, and resources for seniors and veterans.
  • Cleveland Clinic and Florida Community Health Centers will be administering COVID-19 tests by appointment only.
    • Cleveland Clinic: Martin North Hospital, 200 SE Hospital Avenue in Stuart, and Tradition Hospital, 10000 SW Innovation Way in Port St. Lucie; Call 772-419-3360
    • Florida Community Health Centers: 15858 SW Warfield Blvd., Indiantown, FL 34956; Call 772-597-3596
  • Testing locations directions and hours:
    • Martin North Hospital: 200 SE Hospital Ave. Stuart, Florida 34994. Testing hours are 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.
    • Tradition Hospital: 10000 SW Innovation Way Port St. Lucie, Florida 34987. Testing hours: 8 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily.

Facebook Comments