NORTH TEXAS (CBSDFW.COM) — Due to increasing concerns around the coronavirus in North Texas, Children’s Health is using its Virtual Visit app to offer free COVID-19 screenings.
Adriana Lantzy with Children’s Health said the decision was made so the community could have access to “safe and convenient care from their comfort of their home.”READ MORE: Judge Begins Key Hearing On Boy Scouts Bankruptcy Plan
App users can consult board-certified physicians, clinicians and nurse practitioners from their smartphone, tablet or computer at any time of day.READ MORE: Texas Man Gregory Gabrisch Dies In Hunting Accident In Southwest Colorado
The free COVID-19 screenings will be offered until further notice through the app with the code: COVID19.MORE NEWS: Warrant Issued For Dallas Police Officer Jacob Hughes, Accused Of Fabricating Evidence
To learn more about protecting yourself from COVID-19, visit the CDC website here.