COVID-19 Task Force to Launch Community Assessment System Monday
Residents should first call assessment hotline; if determined necessary, they will be directed to centers for further assessment and possible testing
NASHVILLE, Tenn. (March 30, 2020) – The Metro COVID-19 Task Force, in partnership with area health care systems and medical colleges, will launch the COVID-19 Community Assessment System Monday, March 30.
The Community Assessment System includes the COVID-19 Hotline, which residents must first call to receive an initial assessment by a public health professional. Callers can also access recorded messages offering the latest information about COVID-19 and details about the Safer at Home Order. The Hotline number is 615-862-7777 and will operate from 7 a.m. to 7 p.m. seven days a week in both Spanish and English.
If determined necessary during their COVID-19 Hotline assessment, residents will then be directed to visit a COVID-19 Community Assessment Center where they will be further screened and, if required, tested.
As part of the launch, the Task Force will open three Community Assessment Centers this week. The first two Centers will open at Nissan Stadium and Meharry Medical College on Monday, March 30; a third location will open on Wednesday, April 1 at the former Kmart in Antioch. Once open, all three centers will operate Monday, Wednesday and Friday from 9 a.m.– 3 p.m.
The centers will be located at:
- Nissan Stadium (Opening March 30), Lot “N, 1 Titans Way, Nashville, TN 37213
- Meharry Medical College (Opening March 30), 918 21st Ave North, Nashville, TN 37208
- Former Kmart (Opening April 1), 2491 Murfreesboro Pike, Nashville, TN 37217