SA Lockdown Day 7 | Eastern Cape to roll out COVID-19 testing

The national health laboratory service in Port Elizabeth is now an accredited corona virus testing facility. Samples taken in the province had to be sent to Gauteng for testing and verification, creating backlogs. The lab in PE will be able to process nearly a thousand tests per day, with results on the same day. In a bid to get more people tested, five mobile units have also been allocated to the province.

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