COVID-19 testing

Today Wednesday March 3, 2021 the Ezra Long Laboratory reports that the backlog which was experienced during the month of January and February 2021 has been completely cleared up and reverts to the 24 hour turnaround time for COVID-19 PCR testing. The Ezra Long Laboratory has finalized the processes to increase the testing capacity over the last few weeks. During the period February 25-28, 2021 a total of 2408 samples have been processed.

The Ministry of Health and Wellness informs the general public that the management of patients with respiratory symptoms, including sample collection for COVID-19, is allowed both within the public and private sector. Within the public health care system, individuals requiring tests can go to any of the five community respiratory clinics. Currently, the Vigie Sports […]

As part of efforts to widen the coverage of COVID-19 testing within the Castries to Gros-Islet basin, the Ministry of Health and Wellness has established a temporary testing site at the Vigie Sports Complex in Castries. Persons with respiratory symptoms and those who are referred from contact tracing can access free COVID-19 testing at this […]

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