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Lubbock area health Centers receive $1.5M to expand COVID-19 testing efforts

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News release:

Several health centers in the Lubbock area were awarded a total of $1,456,006 in another round of federal grants to help expand the range of testing and testing-related activities with respect to the novel coronavirus, U.S. Senator John Cornyn announced today. The funding, which was appropriated by Congress last month, comes through the Department of Health and Human Services. You can read more about these grants here.

“In order to most effectively combat the spread of this dangerous virus in Texas, our health centers must be equipped to test for COVID-19 efficiently,” said Sen. Cornyn.  “I’m thankful to the Trump Administration for further expanding access to testing in the Lubbock area.”

 

 

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