5 test centers will operate this weekend in the Capital

The Ministry of Public Health announces that, this weekend, in the city of Salta, there will be operatives 5 testing centers, intended for those who have symptoms compatible with COVID-19.

In this places, nasopharyngeal hyssop is performed for the detection of this infection, produced by the SARS-COV-2 virus.

Sunday August 29:

  • Mental Health Hospital “Dr. Miguel Ragone ”, in the schedule from 9 to 12.
  • Health Center N ° 27, of the Intersindical neighborhood, from 8 to 12.
  • Health Center N ° 9, Villa Lavalle, from 8 to 12.
  • Health Center N ° 6, El Manjón neighborhood, from 8 to 12.
  • Circle of Legislators of Salta, from 8:30 to 12


Requirements to access the test

  • Referral from the SaltaCovid App or the Citizen Service Line 148.
  • Present a medical certificate, in which the exam is requested.
  • No tests will be carried out for travel requests or other personal reasons.
  • The person who starts with symptoms, should be swabbed on the 5th day, since the test has high sensitivity to the virus on that day.
  • From the onset of symptoms, the individual must be isolated until they are swabbed and the sample is obtained.

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