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Posted on: April 30, 2020

[ARCHIVED] Covid-19 Testing on “The Insider”: Latest City of Murfreesboro Podcast features Dana Garrett

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If you want to be tested for Covid-19, “The Insider” podcast has details on when and where to easily and quickly get tested. The Rutherford County Health Department is offering drive-through testing Saturday, May 2, at McKnight Park, 120 DeJarnette Lane, from 9 a.m. – 12 p.m. 

Anyone with concerns about their health or the health of a family member is invited to receive “free” testing for Covid-19, says County Health Department Director Dana Garrett, guest on this edition of “The Insider.” 

Covid-19 testing is the topic on the City’s official Podcast. Listen to “Insider” at  If you prefer to watch the podcast, on YouTube, visit .

Coivd-19 testing is also offered Monday-Friday, 8:00 a.m.-4:30 p.m. by Rutherford County Health Department at its 100 West Burton location as well as other locations throughout the state.

This latest edition of “The Insider” is available on the City of Murfreesboro’s website via Podbean. Just click the Media Center tab on the homepage then click “Listen to City Podcasts” to access Podbean “The Insider” podcasts can also be downloaded as an MP3 format via the Podbean app.

“Anyone with Covid-19 health concerns is invited to come to the McKnight Park location this weekend to receive testing for Covid-19,” said Dana Garrett, County Director.  “This testing will be provided at no cost to participants. Those who come for testing will remain in their vehicles throughout the process.”

Topics discussed with Health Department Director Dana Garett in this edition of “The Insider” include:

  • How is daily testing and drive-through testing different?
  • Director Garrett explains the process of drive-through testing in detail.
  • Test results availability time and how those who are tested will be contacted.
  • Necessary contact information to get results.
  • Contacting tracing, quarantine and isolation for positive tests.   

For more information on Covid-19 Testing in Rutherford County, call 615-898-7880 or 615-849-0347.  The testing is free and without restrictions. Further details are available at the Rutherford County Health Department website

“Insider” is hosted by Public Information Director Mike Browning and produced by award-winning producer Michael Nevills every month in the studios located in Murfreesboro City Hall.  

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