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CATE provides Community-Accessible Testing & Education for COVID-19
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CATE provides Community-Accessible Testing & Education for COVID-19

Latino Connection, a leader in community health, is proud to announce the launch of our COVID-19 Mobile Response Unit, CATE. CATE exists to provide affordable and accessible COVID-19 education and testing to low income, vulnerable communities across sixteen counties in Pennsylvania to ensure equality in healthcare and the ability to stay safe, informed, and healthy.

Through a shared vision for healthcare equality and commitment for supporting diverse and underserved communities, the Pennsylvania Department of Health, Highmark Blue Shield, Independence Blue Cross Foundation, and Latino Connection have partnered to create the first of its kind COVID-19 Mobile Response Unit with the unified purpose of building healthy communities through accessibility to knowledge and care.

When

Beginning August, 2020 & September, 2020

Ideal Time Frames: 11 AM to 3 PM

Why

To create access for walk-up sites and drive thru testing, and leverage provider testing resources.

Who

People who are in need of…

Testing

CATE provides  COVID-19 testing to people who are showing symptoms or who have been exposed.

Education

CATE provides the latest and most accurate information on COVID-19 and how you can protect yourself.

Resources

CATE provides a bundle of fun and useful COVID-19 resources people can take home.

Where

With a focus on low-income, vulnerable communities, CATE will have a presence in the following counties:
Adams
Allegheny
Chester
Berks
Bucks
Delaware
Erie
Lancaster
Lebanon
Lehigh
Luzerne
Monroe
Montgomery
Northampton
Philadelphia
York
A Calling to All Providers
Is your hospital system or local federally qualified health center interested in reaching more people for testing? CATE can help!
There is no charge to use CATE to reach more people for testing.
You will have the ability to share resources and information with the community.
CATE comes equipped with a full support team to execute all aspects of mobile testing.
Each county has specific dates and times designated for CATE’s visit.
Stops are scheduled on a first come, first serve basis.
Contact us today to learn more about partnering in the CATE Mobile Response Unit!
George Fernandez | Chief Executive Officer info@catemobileunit.com
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