Christ Community Health Services to offer free flu shots and COVID-19 testing

By Diana Fedinec
November 11, 2020

COVID-19 rates are on the rise across the nation stoking projections by public health officials of another spike in cases after the Thanksgiving holiday is over.

To help de-escalate the continued rise in Coronavirus cases and keep individuals and families safe over the holiday break, Christ Community Health Services is offering free flu shots and COVID-19 testing to the general public. Participants are encouraged to pre-register via text before arriving at a service center location. 

Listed below is information on how to pre-register and a schedule of where and when the flu shots and COVID-19 testing will be available in the Memphis area.

Flu Shot and COVID-19 Testing Schedule

Flu Shots Only
To pre-register for a flu shot, text “Flu901” to 41444.

November 13, 2020
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.
1720 RKS Commercial Drive

COVID-19 Testing
To pre-register for COVID-19 testing, text “Test2020” to 91999.

November 19, 2020   
CCHS Hickory Hill: 5366 Winchester Rd
1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m.

November 21, 2020   
1720 RKS Commercial Cove
9:00 a.m. – 12 Noon

December 5, 2020                 
1720 RKS Commercial Cove
9:00 a.m. – 12 Noon

December 21             
1720 RKS Commercial Cove 9
9:00 a.m. – 12 Noon

For more information, contact Chris Stovall, director of Marketing and Communications at Christ Community Health Services, at

For more information, review the College’s infectious disease policyBack to Campus Plan and coronavirus website at

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