Illinois to Expand COVID-19 Testing, Booster Sites

Illinois to Expand COVID-19 Testing, Booster Sites

SPRINGFIELD, Ill. (IOCI RADIO) – Illinois will launch an effort to expand COVID-19 testing availability and booster shot sites amid the recent jump in new cases.

Beginning Jan. 3, the state’s free community-based testing sites will be open six days a week to accommodate the rising number of people wanting to know if they have the virus. Additionally, vaccination efforts are increasing, Gov. JB Pritzker said.

The governor invited local organization to host a vaccine clinic. More information is available at dph.illinois.gov. Click “COVID-19 Updates” then “Vaccine Clinic Application.”

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