Opening new monoclonal antibody treatment sites in Florida – WFTV

ORLANDO, Fla. — Florida will open new monoclonal antibody treatment sites in central Florida on Tuesday.


According to the Florida Department of Health, treatments can prevent serious illness, hospitalization and death in high-risk patients who have contracted or been exposed to COVID-19.

Monoclonal antibody treatments are free and vaccination status does not matter.

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Health officials said monoclonal antibody treatment showed a 70% reduction in hospitalizations and deaths in clinical trials.

Here is a list of new locations in Florida.

Brevard County

Barton Boulevard Site — 910 Barton Boulevard, Rockledge.

Marion County

CVS Store #3661 — 2401 Southwest 27th Avenue, Ocala.

Ocala Regional Medical Center — 1431 Southwest 1st Avenue, Ocala.

Publix Store #419 – 303 Southeast 17th Street, Ocala.

READ: Immunocompromised begin receiving fourth dose of COVID-19 vaccine in central Florida

Orange County

AdventHealth Apopka—2100 Ocoee Apopka Road, Apopka.

Clarcona Elementary School – 3340 Damon Road, Apopka.

CVS Store #3351 – 7300 Curry Ford Road, Orlando.

Publix Store #830 — 4501 Hoffner Avenue, Orlando.

Osceola County

St. Cloud Civic Center — 3101 17th Street, St. Cloud.

Polk County

Lakeland Regional Medical Center — 1324 Lakeland Hills Blvd, Lakeland.

Publix Store #836 – 1395 6th Street NW, Winter Haven.

Walgreens Store #4005 — 705 1st Street South, Winter Haven.

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Seminole County

Former Walgreens location – 1201 West State Road 436, Altamonte Springs.

Sumter County

Barnstorm Theater – 2720 Brownwood Blvd, The Villages.

Volusia County

Publix Store #304 — 1500 Beville Road, Daytona Beach.

Walgreens Store #3894 – 1650 Dunlawton Boulevard, Daytona Beach Shores.

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