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In the capital’s polyclinics, more than six thousand PCR tests will be performed per day.

In Moscow, the number of places to register for free PCR testing has been increased by more than a thousand per day.

“The epidemic situation in the capital remains tense. Several thousand coronavirus cases are detected every day in Moscow. To provide city residents with affordable and convenient diagnostics, we are constantly increasing the volume of testing for COVID-19. We made a decision from tomorrow to increase the number of slots for recording for free PCR testing by more than one thousand “, – said

Anastasia Rakova, Deputy Mayor of Moscow for Social Development.

She added that this will be possible due to the fact that the working hours of treatment rooms will increase. From November 13, 4860 places will be available daily for adults, 1170 for children. Thus, more than six thousand PCR tests will be performed per day.

Adult Muscovites can take a free PCR test for coronavirus infection by appointment at one of 162 polyclinics. For children, treatment rooms are open in 45 children’s polyclinics. The test results will appear within three days from the date of the analysis in the electronic medical record on the mos.ru portal and in the UMIAS.INFO application. Learn more about how to take a PCR test at Mosgorzdrav website.

Residents of the capital can sign up for ELISA and PCR testing. In addition, tests for coronavirus are mandatory for townspeople with signs of SARS, patients with pneumonia, as well as patients in non-infectious hospitals, including those with planned hospitalization.

Read more about the prevention of coronavirus and methods of dealing with the disease – in special project mos.ru.

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