Coronavirus hotline now open in Florida

Posted at 5:02 AM, Mar 06, 2020

TALLAHASSEE, Fla. — As reports of more possible cases of coronavirus reach the Sunshine States, you may have some questions.

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During his press conference Thursday, Gov. Ron DeSantis announced a hotline to answer them.

For questions related to coronavirus in Florida, contact the Department of Health's COVID-19 Call Center by calling 1-866-779-6121. The call center is open Monday through Friday, 8 a.m. to 5 p.m

Florida Department of Health local contact information

The Florida Department of Health is the agency responsible for disseminating information about the coronavirus throughout the state.
Florida Department of Health in Palm Beach County800 Clematis St.
West Palm Beach, FL 33401
Florida Department of Health in Martin County3441 SE Willoughby Blvd.
Stuart, FL 34994
Florida Department of Health in St. Lucie County5150 NW Milner Drive
Port St. Lucie, FL 34983
Florida Department of Health in Indian River County1900 27th St.
Vero Beach, FL 32960
Florida Department of Health in Okeechobee County1728 NW Ninth Ave.
Okeechobee, FL 34972

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