Zika Virus

Zika Virus Information Hotline Now Available 24/7. Call 855-622-6735
Made available by the Florida Department of Health for Florida residents and visitors. 

Latest Guidance from the CDC regarding the Zika Virus:

Miami-Dade County is designated a Zika cautionary area (yellow area). Although the specific level of risk is unknown, there is still a risk to pregnant women. 

  • Pregmamt women should strictly follow steps to prevent mosquito bites: use insect repellent; dress yourself and your baby in clothing that covers arms and legs; drain and cover standing water; use air conditioning when available
  • Pregnant women who live in or traveled to Miami-Dade County and men who have a pregnant sex partner should use a condom during sex or not have sex during pregnancy
  • Pregnant women who have traveled to any area of Miami-Dade County after August 1, 2016 should be tested for Zika virus in accordance with CDC guidance
  • Pregnant women should consider postponing travel to all areas of Miami-Dade County. http//www.cdc.gov/zika/intheus/florida-update.html

FREE Zika Testing – No appointment needed

Hours of Operation: 8:30 am – 3:00 pm
For information, call 305-324-2400
Bring: Picture ID, OB/GYN contact information

Locations in Miami-Dade County:

18255 Homestead Avenue, Miami, FL 33157

1350 NW 14th Street, Miami, FL 33125

Health Care Providers, click here for the Florida Department of Health’s Zika testing and referral process maps: FDOH Zika Process Maps _ Linking Pregnant Women and Infants to Care 

Visit the following links for more information on the Zika Virus: