The Office of Case Investigation and Tracking Systems of the Municipality of Barceloneta, in partnership with the Department of Health, will carry out today free antigen tests to detect COVID-19 at the Convention Center of that municipality, reported Mayor Wanda Soler Rosary beads.
The tests will be administered from 9:00 in the morning until 4:00 in the afternoon, and will be attended in order of arrival.
“We have to stay alert and get tested to detect whether or not we are infected with the coronavirus. The statistics that the Health Department reports on a daily basis reflect an increase in infections and this is extremely worrying, ”Soler said in written statements.
“This is the second round that we carry out so that the people of Barcelona can arrive to take the test. Know that we will do all the activities that are within our reach to offer alternatives that allow our residents to be tested and minimize infections, “he added.
Antigen tests are processed immediately, so the results are received in a period of less than 30 minutes, said the mayor.
People who attend must remain in their vehicle before and after the test.
For more information, the telephone number 787-846-3045 was available.