Yambol: district hospital “St. Panataleinom” purchased equipment for quick testing

31.03.2020

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District Hospital "St. Panteleimon" in Yambol has purchased apparatus for rapid testing of COVID-19 virus. The apparatus is a donation from the municipality of Yambol and costs 12 000 BGN. It is expected to be delivered within a few days. 250 rapid test have also been purchased. The apparatus is for the immunofluorescent detection of COVID-19-the most accurate method and equipment for diagnosis. A week ago a second unit for intensive care has been established in the hospital with two respirators for COVID-19 patients. The health institution has ordered four more ventilation sets, which are expected in mid-April.
So far there is no positive COVID-19 case in Yambol region.