Coronavirus tests imported from South Korea by the governor of the US state of Maryland were flawed and ended up not being used, The Washington Post reported on Friday.
The Department of Health (DOH) is drafting the price range for the coronavirus disease (Covid-19) test and test kits to be issued soon.
Senator Richard Gordon said Wednesday (September 16) there’s nothing wrong with the P100 million advanced by Philhealth to the Philippine Red Cross (PRC) to conduct COVID-19 tests.
The World Health Organization said Friday that a global initiative to speed up the development and production of COVID-19 tests, vaccines and treatments will require more than $30 billion over the next year.
The chief implementer of the government’s COVID-19 response admitted Monday (June 1) that the government has yet to reach its target of conducting 30,000 tests daily even if Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) chairman Vince Dizon has been appointed testing czar.
The Philippines remains far from reaching its goal of conducting 32,000 COVID-19 tests daily even with Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) chief Vince Dizon’s appointment as testing czar.
Malacañang claimed Monday (May 25) that the country has achieved its COVID-19 testing capacity of 30,000 tests daily as it sought to justify the appointment of Bases Conversion and Development Authority (BCDA) chief Vince Dizon as testing czar.
Irregular. Disappointing. Surprising.
Remember the top apologist for the P50-million cauldron at New Clark City for the 2019 Southeast Asian Games and failed “Build, Build, Build” infrastructure projects? Bases Conversion Development Authority chief Vince Dizon now has a new job as deputy chief implementer of the National Task Force on Coronavirus Disease 2019 (COVID-19).
Senator Risa Hontiveros urged the Department of Health (DOH) Monday (April 20) to test persons for coronavirus disease 2019 (COVID-19) even if they are not showing symptoms.