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City to Add Additional December COVID Testing Event for Cumberland Business Employees

December 16th, 2020 by WCBC Radio

The Mayor and City Council of Cumberland will be sponsoring another COVID test event for employees of Cumberland businesses on December 23rd. All employees working at businesses within Cumberland are eligible for the test, which will be administered by PharmaCare staff, at no cost to themselves or to their employer.

This testing event will be conducted indoors on Wednesday, December 23 from 9 a.m. to 11 a.m. at Constitution Park. Employers located within the City of Cumberland will need to pre-register their participating employees no later than 12 Noon on Tuesday, December 22nd using the link found on the City’s website at Pre-registration will allow Pharmacare staff to minimize wait times on-site by having the relevant information on hand.

Pre-registered individuals should enter the Activities building through the marked door, check in, proceed to the nurse for their test and then exit on the other side of the building. Should you prefer to stay in your car for the test, please email in advance so your needs can be accommodated.

AEON technologies, in partnership with PharmaCare, will communicatetest results to the individual tested within 24-48 hours and report test results to the local health department based on where the individual tested resides. The City of Cumberland does not receive test results. Any questions regarding the City’s COVID testing event should be directed to Melissa Penrod at 301-759-6446.