Results in 20 minutes!Self-testing reagent for COVID-19 antigen was launched in Xiangtan

2022-05-15 0 By

On the morning of April 1, Ms. Yang, a citizen, spent more than 10 yuan to buy a novel coronavirus antigen test kit at a large pharmacy in Xiangtan City.According to the instructions, After cleaning the nasal cavity, Yang inserted the swab into each nostril and rotated it four times before placing it in a sample treatment solution in a sampling tube. Finally, she dropped the liquid onto the test card and waited.Within 20 minutes, Ms. Young saw a line appear on the card corresponding to the letter “C,” indicating a “negative” result.”The kits are cheaper, you don’t have to wait in line, it’s not difficult, and I think it’s too convenient.””Ms. Yang said.Will be coronavirus antigen detection as a supplementary means of detection, screening can be used for specific populations, such as the grass-roots medical institutions, accompanied by respiratory tract, symptoms such as fever and symptoms within 5 days, or people under observation, as well as with self antigen detection needs of community residents, is beneficial to improve the ability of “early discovery”, for subsequent precise control to save time and manpower.According to the unified arrangement of the whole province, the “Novel Coronavirus antigen test” medical service price item has been added to the Medical insurance in Xiangtan city. The expenses incurred by insured personnel in designated primary medical institutions are included in the medical insurance reimbursement, and the cost of testing reagents purchased at designated pharmacies can be paid by personal account.If members of the public have a need for self-testing, they should purchase novel Coronavirus antigen testing reagents from regular medical institutions and test them in accordance with the instructions for use.Disclaimer: This article is reproduced for the purpose of conveying more information.If the source is wrong or violated your legitimate rights and interests, please contact the author with proof of ownership, we will promptly correct, delete, thank you.Email address: newmedia@xxcb.cn