Novel Coronavirus (COVID-19) Updates
ABQAURP recognizes that our membership community represents a wide variety of health care professionals. As such, the potential impact of the COVID-19 (coronavirus) may affect our conference attendees in different ways.
The Annual Health Care Quality & Patient Safety Conference has been rescheduled to April 29-30, 2021. We will be taking all necessary and recommended precautions to ensure your health and safety at this conference. The health and safety of all conference participants is our top priority!
Read Sheraton's COVID-19 updates and what to expect during your stay at the conference hotel HERE
If you have a need for COVID-19 testing to return to your state or employment, Pinellas County has a list of testing locations. BayCare also has a unit onsite at Tampa Airport for rapid testing (approximately one hour). Please view these links for more information and locations
. Tampa Airport's website also has state-by-state travel restrictions updated in the Latest Travel Advisories
section of their COVID-19 Information page.
At the time of posting, these locations are closest to the hotel and offer rapid testing. Please call ahead to confirm if they are still testing and appointment requirements:
Community Health Centers of Pinellas at Clearwater (727) 824-8181
-Appointment required during the day, M-F 9a-5p
-No appointment required for drive-thru, Tu & Thur 5p-8p
Ruth Eckerd Hall-BayCare (800) 229-2273
-Appointment required, M-F 7a-10p
-Availability subject to change
AFC Urgent Care (727) 266-1266
-No appointments, walk-in only, M-F 8a-4p, Sat-Sun 9a-3p
-Subject to long lines/wait
ABQAURP will continue to closely monitor the situation, following guidance from the Florida Department of Health
, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention,
and the World Health Organization
. We will provide updates should the situation require.
Please note: ABQAURP does not contract with any third party organization for hotel reservations; attendees should make their hotel reservations using the link provided, or directly with the hotel, and not with a third party vendor.