FDOH Martin County is offering FREE HIV, STD and Hep C testing this week

Martin County – Monday, October 17, 2022: The Florida Department of Health is offering free testing Tuesday, October 18 from 9 a.m. to 1 p.m. at 16401 SW Farm Road in Indiantown. Additional testing will be offered Friday, October 21 at Stuart from 9:00 a.m. to 1:00 p.m. at 3441 SE Willoughby Blvd. to Stuart.

Results are available in 15 minutes and no appointment is necessary.

The only way to know your status is to get tested and anyone who wants to get tested is welcome to come and learn more about HIV, STDs and Hepatitis C.

Early identification of HIV and STDs increases the chances of better health outcomes.

The Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) recommends everyone between the ages of 13 and 64 get tested at least once in their lifetime. People at high risk should be tested more often.

Learn more about testing and recommendations: https://www.cdc.gov/hiv/basics/hiv-testing/getting-tested.html

About the Florida Department of Health
The department, nationally accredited by the Public Health Accreditation Board, strives to protect, promote, and improve the health of all Florida residents through integrated state, county, and from the community.

For more information about the Florida Department of Health, visit: www.FloridaHealth.gov.

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