Medical centres and clinics offering free Covid19 tests in Greece

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Greek citizens displaying symptoms of Covid-19 will be able to get tested free of charge at 161 Health Centres and Regional Clinics starting from Monday, October 12, reports.

As Greek Minister of Health Vassilis Kikiliass announced on Thursday, during his visit to the Peristeri Health Centre, a total of 161 Health Centers and Regional Clinics will be made available to the citizens.

The General Secretary of Primary Health Care, Marios Themistokleous announced that the Health Centres will operate either on a 24-hour basis or in two shifts, ie from 7 in the morning until 10 in the evening.

As of October 12, 103 Health Centres will be put into operation across Greece and an additional 58 from October 15, as well as 42 regional clinics. In Attica, from Monday there will be 14 Health Centres in operation, 8 in the 1st Health District, and 6 in the 2nd Health District.Citizens who have symptoms compatible with SARS-CoV2 coronavirus infection should contact the Health Centres only by appointment.

Either through the electronic appointment platform, where an option for a COVID-19 Clinic is available, or with the 5-digit in use until now, or by contacting the Health Centre directly.

GCT Team

This article was researched and written by a GCT team member.