4 Covid-19 Samples From St. Vincent Rejected

Kingstown (One News St. Vincent) – Samples from St. Vincent for four persons tested for Covid-19 were rejected by the Caribbean Public Health Agency – CARPHA, the Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment said Wednesday.

The samples were rejected “because they did not satisfy the testing criteria for Covid-19”, the Ministry said.

The Ministry said that as at March 31, 2020, samples for 44 persons had been sent for testing. Four were rejected, two were positive, and all other results were reported as negative.

See – SVG’s 2nd Covid-19 patient tested 3 days after arriving

St. Vincent and the Grenadines’ second Covid-19 case is an imported one and was confirmed today when CARPHAs lab sent back results from the most recent batch sent to them from St. Vincent.

Press Release from Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment, POSTED BY THE STATE-OWNED NATIONAL BROADCASTING CORPORATION’S OFFICIAL FACEBOOK PAGE

UPDATED Information from Ministry of Health, Wellness and the Environment posted 43 minutes ago on the facebook page SVG Health.

Written by onenewsstvincent

One News St. Vincent is a subsidiary of ONE NEWS MEDIA which also includes Campus Reporter News (UWI Mona) and Secrets of St. Vincent and the Grenadines Travel and Tourism site. One News St. Vincent was founded on March 25, 2020. It is designed to bring a fresh social media engagement approach to news presentation in St. Vincent and the Grenadines and the rest of the eastern Caribbean.

Leave a Reply

Fill in your details below or click an icon to log in:

WordPress.com Logo

You are commenting using your WordPress.com account. Log Out /  Change )

Google photo

You are commenting using your Google account. Log Out /  Change )

Twitter picture

You are commenting using your Twitter account. Log Out /  Change )

Facebook photo

You are commenting using your Facebook account. Log Out /  Change )

Connecting to %s

%d bloggers like this: