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City Update: Coronavirus COVID-19

Posted on: August 12, 2020

August 12, 2020 - COVID-19 Testing Site to Open at Aventura’s Waterways Park for Aventura Residents

The City of Aventura announces the opening of a COVID-19 testing site on Tuesday, August 18, 2020 at Waterways Park, 3301 N.E. 213 Street. The testing site will be open weekly on Tuesdays and Wednesdays from 9:00 a.m. to 5:00 p.m. Tests will be administered in partnership with CitiMED and will be conducted privately at the site of the Mobile Medical Unit.

Aventura residents wishing to be tested for possible exposure and/or infection of COVID-19 can do so by appointment only. The following testing methods are available:

  • Active Viral Nasal Swab Test (PCR):
    This molecular test will detect the active presence of nucleic acid from SARS-CoV-2, the virus that causes (COVID-19). $159.00.
  • Antibody Serology Test (to detect IgM/IgG antibodies): 
    This test will detect the presence of antibodies relating to COVID-19 (IgM / IgG) as a result of a recent or prior exposure to the SARS-CoV-2 virus. $79.00.

An invoice can be provided to submit to your health insurance provider for possible reimbursement.

WHERE: Waterways Park, 3301 NE 213th Street, Aventura, Fl 33180

WHEN: Tuesdays & Wednesdays, 9:00am – 5:00pm starting on Tuesday, August 18, 2020.

Testing is available by appointment to residents of Aventura only. To schedule an appointment, please contact CitiMED at 1-844-424-8463 or email covid@CitiMED.com. Please reference the group name: AVENTURA for discounted pricing. For more information please visit CitiMED at https://testing.citimed.com/. 

Please complete the registration form 24 hours before testing date. Payment will be submitted online when registering. Testing will only last approximately 15 minutes. Results will be made available online on the CitiMED client portal within 1 to 3 business days.

For groups larger than 10 people, the CitiMED mobile unit is available for on-site testing at most commercial or residential locations in Aventura. For any questions regarding group testing, please contact CitiMED at 1-844-424-8463.

CitiMED has been providing extraordinary diagnostic testing and rehabilitative care to traumatic injury victims throughout South Florida since 1998. CitiMED partnered with the City of Aventura to provide easy and convenient COVID-19 testing services to help keep the community safe.

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