Public Health

Where & How To Get A Rapid COVID Test in Staten Island?

Mira Research Team11 Jan 2021

Quick Digest:

  • The South Shore of Staten Island is being designated as an “orange zone,” meaning no indoor dining, public and private schools must shutter, and non-essential businesses like barbers and salons must close.
  • Neighborhoods included in the area have some of the highest infection rates in the city, including Rossville, Woodrow, Prince's Bay (2,284), Richmond Town (4,144), and Arden Heights, Annadale, Eltingville (4,016).
  • Rapid test locations in Staten Island include ProHealth Circle Urgent Cares, Staten Island Ferry Terminal, Greenbelt Recreation Center, and CityMD locations.

Coronavirus Update- Staten Island, NY

Covid Cases as of January 8, 2021

NameTotal Cases
10309: Rossville, Woodrow, Prince’s Bay2,284
10306: Richmond Town, Oakwood, Grant City4,144
10312: Arden Heights, Annadale, Eltingville4,016
10305: Rosebank, Arrochar2,991
10308: Great Kills1,940
10314: Mid-Island6,318
10307: Tottenville1,001
10304: Todt Hill, Fox Hills, Stapleton2,990
10310: West Brighton1,639
10302: Port Richmond1,345
10301: New Brighton, St. George2,559
10303: Mariner’s Harbor1,711

Source:  

https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/nyregion/new-york-city-coronavirus-cases.html

Total Deaths as of January 8, 2021 

NameTotal Deaths
10309: Rossville, Woodrow, Prince’s Bay42
10306: Richmond Town, Oakwood, Grant City150
10312: Arden Heights, Annadale, Eltingville76
10305: Rosebank, Arrochar91
10308: Great Kills37
10314: Mid-Island241
10307: Tottenville17
10304: Todt Hill, Fox Hills, Stapleton199
10310: West Brighton44
10302: Port Richmond38
10301: New Brighton, St. George117
10303: Mariner’s Harbor54

Source: https://www.nytimes.com/interactive/2020/nyregion/new-york-city-coronavirus-cases.html

Rapid COVID Test Locations In Staten Island

Rapid testing for coronavirus takes about 15 minutes to get results. Rapid tests have a lower accuracy rate when compared to PCR tests. The following testing sites offer rapid testing:

*NOTE: Many locations are seeing a surge of patients and there may be a wait time. It's best to call the center beforehand in order to ensure you meet any criteria to get tested.

Testing Site Site Information
ProHEALTH Circle Urgent Care

3894 Richmond Ave, Staten Island, NY 10312

2960 Victory Blvd, Staten Island, NY 10314

7001 Amboy Rd, Staten Island, NY 10307

CityMD

2187 Richmond Ave., SI, NY 10314

2710 Hylan Blvd., SI, NY 10306

812 Forest Avenue, SI, NY 10310

Greenbelt Recreation Center501 Brielle Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10314
Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Rapid Molecular Testing Available Here. Rapid testing availability may be limited at this time.
Mt. Loretto Sportsplex6581 Hylan Boulevard
Staten Island, NY, 10309
Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Rapid Molecular Testing Available Here. Rapid testing availability may be limited at this time.
Staten Island Ferry Terminal1 Bay St, Retail Space 103 (Level 1 of the Ferry Terminal, next to the North Shore Esplanade exit)
Staten Island, NY 10301
Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Rapid Molecular Testing Available Here. Rapid testing availability may be limited at this time

PCR COVID Test Locations In Staten Island

*Some locations above may provide PCR and Antibody COVID test locations. Please call or visit the website to confirm information regarding appointments, cost, and criteria to get tested. PCR and Antibody test results may take 3-4 days. 

Testing SiteSite Information
Former St John Villa HS57 Cleveland Place
Staten Island, NY 10305
Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Greenbelt Recreation Center501 Brielle Avenue
Staten Island, NY 10314
Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Rapid Molecular Testing Available Here. Rapid testing availability may be limited at this time.
Mariners Harbor Library
Mariner’s Harbor Branch
206 South Avenue
Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Flu vaccines available here
Mt. Loretto Sportsplex6581 Hylan Boulevard
Staten Island, NY, 10309
Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Rapid Molecular Testing Available Here. Rapid testing availability may be limited at this time.
Staten Island Ferry Terminal1 Bay St, Retail Space 103 (Level 1 of the Ferry Terminal, next to the North Shore Esplanade exit)
Staten Island, NY 10301
Monday – Sunday, 9 a.m. – 7 p.m.
Rapid Molecular Testing Available Here. Rapid testing availability may be limited at this time
Chai Urgent Care, Staten Isla1975 Hylan Blvd, Staten Island, NY 10306
Speedy Sticks87 Crescent Ave, Staten Island, NY 10301
NYC Health + Hospitals

1700 Hylan Blvd, SI, NY 10305

165 Vanderbilt Ave, Staten Island, NY 10304

206 South Ave, SI, NY 10303

Understanding Diagnostic and Antibody Coronavirus Tests

There are 2 main types of Coronavirus tests available: the diagnostic tests and the antibody tests. Determining which test to get depends on your situation (if you've been exposed, are traveling, etc)- it's important to understand which test to get. Read more here!

When To Get Tested For Coronavirus?

Depending on your unique situation, there are different suggestions for when to get tested. Learn more here.

Sources:

https://www.silive.com/coronavirus/2020/11/staten-islands-south-shore-designated-an-orange-zone-9-questions-answered.html

https://www.statenislandusa.com/covidtesting.html

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