Sunday, April 14, 2024

COVID-19 testing at gymnasium from February 1


Share post:

All services related to COVID-19 rapid testing and PCR testing, which were previously carried out at the Best-dos Santos Public Health Laboratory, will now be available at the gymnasium of the Garfield Sobers Sports Complex, Wildey, St Michael.

The Ministry of Health and Wellness said in a statement today that the new testing site will be opened to the public from Monday, February 1, from 9:30 a.m. to 4 p.m.

Additionally, there will be a fee of BDS$100 for the rapid testing of outbound travellers to the United Kingdom and the United States of America. Cash will not be accepted. People will be required to pay using credit or debit cards.

In addition to the new testing facility at the gymnasium, screening for COVID-19 continues daily from 8:30 a.m. to 4:30 p.m. at the Branford Taitt Polyclinic, Black Rock; Eunice Gibson Polyclinic in Warrens and Winston Scott Polyclinic, Jemmotts Lane, all in St Michael.

All polyclinics will continue to provide urgent care and emergency services only, in addition to COVID-19 screening. (BGIS)


Please enter your comment!
Please enter your name here

Related articles

Liverpool’s title hopes hit by loss to Palace

Andy Robertson insisted Liverpool will "keep fighting" despite their Premier League title hopes suffering a huge blow as...

Police: No plane crash

Police have discontinued investigations into reports of the discovery of a small plane in St John. Lawmen said a...

New route gets thumbs-up

Some bandleaders have given the new route for this year’s Grand Kadooment parade a passing grade. The new route was announced...

US shoots down Iranian drones bound for Israel

The US has shot down Iranian drones headed to Israel after Iran launched its retaliatory attack early on...