Testing For Travel Continues Over The Weekend

PR – The public is advised that in keeping with the  Government’s commitment to improve access to health services, including testing for  COVID-19, persons who wish to have their PCR test done for travel purposes can do so  at the General Hospital Laboratory on Saturday 1st and Sunday 2nd January, 2022,  from 8:00 a.m. to 9:30 a.m. 

Clients are also reminded that the reduced fee for testing is EC $135.00 and can be paid  online via www.pay.gov.gd or at any revenue/post office and at the General Hospital cash office prior to testing. 

Additionally, the COVID Rapid Antigen Test which is EC $50.00 can be conducted at all  health districts throughout the island. However, for this weekend only (Saturday and  Sunday), the test will be done at the Sauteurs and Gouyave Health Centers from 8:00  a.m. – 3:00 p.m.  

Interested persons are reminded that payment for same can only be made online via  www.pay.gov.gd or at any revenue/post office. 

Meanwhile COVID-19 vaccines can be accessed at the following health facilities on the  respective days and times. 

Carriacou Health District: 8:30 a.m. – 4:00 p.m. 

Hillsborough Health Center: Tuesdays & Thursdays. 

Windward Medical Station: Tuesdays. 

Petite Martinique Medical Station: Wednesdays. 

L’esterre and Mt. Pleasant Medical Station: Thursdays. 

St. Patrick Health District: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 

Sauteurs Health Center: Tuesdays and Thursdays.

Grand Bras Health Center: Monday, Wednesday & Friday 11:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Paradise Med. Station: Thursdays: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 

St. John/St. Mark Health District: 9:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. 

Gouyave Poly Clinic: Mondays, Wednesdays & Fridays. 

St. David Health District: 

St. David Health Center: Monday Wednesday & Friday. 8:00 a.m. – 1:00 p.m. Crochu Medical Station: Friday: 1:00 p.m. – 4:00 p.m. 

St. George Health District: 8:00 a.m. – 3:00 p.m. Daily 

St. George’s Health Center. 

Grand Anse Medical Station. 

Grenada’s Acting Chief Medical Office Dr. Shawn Charles told the GIS that efforts to  determine the COVID-19 status of individuals are ongoing. “Regular testing to know your  COVID-19 status continues at all government operated facilities and so we are  encouraging individuals to get tested and exercise caution as they move about this festive  season, especially as cases are again on the rise”, the CMO stated. 

The Ministry of Health advises and encourages citizens to adhere to all COVID-19 safety  guidelines and protocols, and to continue the practice of hand and respiratory  hygiene/cough etiquette