Read the full post to get proper guidelines for availing Free Coronavirus Test Service at Home.
You will be shocked to know that the current situation of Corona Cases in Pakistan is turning towards the red zone now. Where health authorities were reporting 100 to 150 cases per day are now reporting 4000 to 5000 cases. While Death Ratio is also crossing the graph with an average of 50 to 60 deaths a day. People on the other end are showing laziness in following the Standardization of Procedures (SOP’s) accordingly.
The overall situation is not a good indication for both the economic and health conditions of Pakistan. But to ensure some easiness in health departments and other hospitals. The government of Sindh is planning to provide the facility of Coronavirus Test at home. It will also minimize the out traveling of infected people, they will be tested and treated at their residents free of cost. Let’s have a look at the procedures and requirements to do so.
Procedure for Coronavirus Test at Home
NOTE: This service is only available for people of Sindh, other provinces and cities are not eligible for this service.
People belonging to the following areas/cities may get Coronavirus Test Service at their doorstep.
- Mirpur Khas
Well, if someone is a resident of the above mentioned cities & feeling symptoms like high fever, severe cough, flue, and shortening of breath. He should contact on following numbers 9123 or 021-111-119-123 on an immediate basis. Confirm your address and wait for the testing team to reach you. The team will arrive & perform coronavirus test at your home. They will collect samples and will let you know about the result after 24 to 48 hours. You can visit the following link to stay updated with the current stats of coronavirus all over the country.
In case the result comes positive, the team will isolate that person at home (depending on the condition of patient). Then they will also take samples of other family members who remained in contact with that person. Health authorities will quarantine them at least for 2 weeks. Sindh Govt no doubt has adopted the best strategy to deal with COVID-19. It will also overcome the hesitation of people who feel uncomfortable showing themselves in public or hospitals.