Posted November 23, 2021 | 4:58 PM
COVID-19 coronavirus Update No. 345
Hillsborough County, Fla. (Nov. 23, 2021) – Starting Saturday, Nov. 27, Hillsborough County will offer one public location for COVID-19 testing, vaccinations, booster shots, and antibody therapy treatment.
The West Tampa Community Resource Center, 2103 N. Rome Ave., Tampa, FL 33607, will open 9 a.m. to 5 p.m. daily. It will offer COVID-19 testing, adult and Pfizer pediatric vaccinations, Pfizer booster shots for those who are eligible, and antibody therapy treatment. Appointments are not required. It will be the only COVID-19 public site supported by Hillsborough County.
COVID-19 testing, vaccinations, Pfizer pediatric vaccines, booster shots, and antibody therapy treatment are free at the West Tampa Community Resource Center site. Proof of medical insurance is recommended and should be presented at the time of the visit. People without medical insurance will still be tested, vaccinated, or receive antibody therapy treatment for free.
Children ages 5 to 11 who are accompanied by their parent or legal guardian can receive the COVID-19 Pfizer pediatric vaccine at the site. The child must be accompanied by a parent or legal guardian to verbally confirm the child’s age.
Residents that would like to make an appointment are encouraged to visit patientportalfl.com or call (844) 770-8548 for assistance.
Get Connected. Stay Alert.
For more information on COVID-19, and any other potential emergency in the county, visit HCFLGov.net/StaySafe and sign up for the HCFL Alert system. Additionally, you can follow Hillsborough County on social media at Facebook, Twitter, and Nextdoor for updates. Residents without digital access are encouraged to call (813) 272-5900, the County’s main information line, for information on the West Tampa Community Resource Center COVID-19 testing and vaccination site.