COVID-19 testing operation at Thomas & Mack moving

No testing will be done on Thanksgiving, day after

Mitch Kelly
November 24, 2020 - 5:52 am
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Las Vegas, NV (KXNT) - CTuesday will be the last day that COVID-19 testing will be available at UNLV’s Thomas & Mack Center.

The testing operation is moving from the Thomas & Mack Center to UNLV’s Stan Fulton Building – International Gaming Institute Building located on the southeast corner of University Drive and East Flamingo Road at 801 E. Flamingo Road. The new UNLV site is scheduled to open to the public at 8 Monday.

Clark County and UMC are operating the site in partnership with the Nevada National Guard, UNLV and University Police Services. The relocated testing site at UNLV’s Stan Fulton Building will be open 8 a.m. to 4 p.m., Sunday through Thursdays when operations resume. The site is closed Fridays and Saturdays.

Parking at UNLV’s Stan Fulton Building is available by access road located to the east of the building on Flamingo Road. An indoor testing area for those with no symptoms will be located in the ballroom on the first floor of the Stan Fulton Building. Those arriving at the site who are symptomatic will be diverted to a testing area in the courtyard outside the entrance of the building.

All public testing sites, including UNLV, Cashman Center and the drive-thru at Texas Station Hotel & Casino, will be closed on Thanksgiving Day, Nov. 26, and the day after on Friday, Nov. 27.