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Ford, Wayne State University, ACCESS launch first mobile COVID-19 testing for Michigan first responders


04.15.2020

Ford Motor Co., Wayne State University, the Wayne State University Physician Group and ACCESS are launching a new initiative that will improve access to COVID-19 testing for symptomatic first responders, health care workers and corrections officers in Michigan.

 

The effort is an extension of drive-through testing sites that opened in Detroit and Dearborn on March 20 with financial backing from 

Wayne State University’s Office Volunteer Sydnee Wargo collects information on a patient as part of a COVID-19 test.Volunteer Sydnee Wargo collects information on a patient as part of a COVID-19 test. of the President. To date, 3,300 police officers, firefighters and health care professionals have been tested at those sites, by WSUPG and ACCESS health care professionals and volunteers.



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