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HSE hope to "nip" local Covid cases with Castlerea drive-thru test centre

Apr 27, 2021 13:04 By Shannonside News
HSE hope to "nip" local Covid cases with Castlerea drive-thru test centre HSE hope to "nip" local Covid cases with Castlerea drive-thru test centre
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The Castlerea is one of a number of pop up testing centres which have sprung up across the country in the last few months

The latest drive-through Covid testing centre in the Shannonside region has reported a very busy morning since it opened just after 10am.

The facility, based at the fire station building in Castlerea, will be open for seven days and has the capacity to test both adult and children.

It opens at 10am each day and closes at 5pm.

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There have been no reports of a Covid cluster in the west-Roscommon area but Breda Crehan Roche , Chief Officer with Community Healthcare West says they want to catch any positive cases before they become a larger issue

 

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