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Jazan: Over 10,000 Beneficiaries Served by «Takkad» Centers
19 August 2020

​According to Jazan Health Affairs, 10,900 patients have benefited from COVID-19 laboratory tests provide by «Takkad» Centers in the region. The number of centers has been increased to 6 at the following facilities: Qaim Aldash Primary Healthcare Center, Zebarat Sabya Healtcare Center, Hakimat Abu Arish Healthcare Center, Hakimat Adh Dhagharir Healthcare Center, Al-Madaya Healthcare Center and Al-Qaaria Healthcare Center, as well as a drive-through testing site, which was launched last month. ​

It is noteworthy that the centers have been devoted by MOH to serving those who do not show COVID-19 symptoms, or who develop mild symptoms after being in close contact with a confirmed case. The centers provide Molecular Diagnostic Test «Swab Test» Services, and require a prior appointment through «Sehaty» App.

The centers are currently available at vehicle paths and some healthcare centers, and will be launched in the next few days at all regions of the Kingdom. The lab tests show the duration of the virus and the categories in which it affects, help to early detect these cases, stop the infection, and prevent its outbreaks.

Last Update : 19 August 2020 02:32 PM
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