Vanderbilt continues to carefully monitor COVID-19 and take precautions as wanted to maintain our group protected. The college gives quite a few sources, which embrace offering college students, postdocs, school and employees with on-campus and at-home testing choices.
Symptomatic testing is accessible for people on the following areas:
- Pupil Well being Middle is open Monday via Friday from 8 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. for college students. Journey testing for college kids can be accessible via SHC. Please seek the advice of their web site for extra info.
- Occupational Well being Specific Care is open Monday via Friday from 7:30 a.m. to 4 p.m. for Vanderbilt College school, employees and postdocs. Location is Suite 112 on the primary flooring of the Medical Arts Constructing. Work-related journey testing can be accessible on the Occupational Well being Clinic; contact OHC for info.
- Vanderbilt Well being Stroll-In Clinics famous right here and the Vanderbilt Well being Clinics at Walgreens famous right here provide COVID-19 testing.
- Extra info on testing choices accessible via Vanderbilt College Medical Middle may be discovered right here.
People who want assessments for private journey or want to search testing choices exterior of Vanderbilt have the next choices:
- Metro-Nashville at the moment has open testing areas.
- Further testing websites in Tennessee and Kentucky are at the moment accessible.
Free fast antigen at-home kits shall be accessible for the Vanderbilt group (college students, school, employees, postdocs) beginning Wednesday, Aug. 24, on the following areas on campus:
- Rand Munchie Mart
- Kissam Munchie Mart
- Branscomb Munchie Mart
- Highland Munchie Mart
- Frequent Grounds
Fast assessments that you are able to do at residence may be accessible at retail areas and are partially coated by Vanderbilt insurance coverage.
In alignment with CDC steering, asymptomatic testing necessities for Vanderbilt group members are at the moment suspended. People who’re recognized as shut contacts or want to periodically take a look at asymptomatically can choose up fast antigen assessments as outlined above.
People with signs ought to take a look at at SHC, OHC, VUMC or their medical supplier or use the symptomatic testing choices famous above.
People who take a look at optimistic for COVID-19 exterior of Pupil Well being or Occupational Well being testing should report their optimistic take a look at end result to the Vanderbilt Public Well being Central Command Middle. People ought to instantly notify the Command Middle via this webform.
Testing protocols will frequently be evaluated primarily based on traits in positivity charge and case counts and are topic to alter.