The Ministry of Health has announced that COVID-19 testing in Ghana is absolutely free for all walk-in requests.
In effect, public laboratories offering walk-in services for COVID-19 testing are only allowed to charge persons who are travelling.
This has been made known in a statement dated 27th January 2021, and signed by the Acting Chief Director of the sector ministry Kwabena Boadu Oku-Afari.
Part of the statement reads “all other walk-in requests such as ill health, contact tracing and exposure must be done free-of-charge using public resources.”
Read the full statement below:
Source: Yaw Plug | PlugTimes.com