The Ministry of Health and Families will carry out this Friday, July 9, massive screenings in the towns of Marbella and Benahavís, once the General Directorate of Public Health and Pharmaceutical Management has reported that they may be susceptible to a specific risk assessment after having detected a growing trend in coronavirus infections in these populations.
To carry out these screenings, antigen tests will be used, which are comparable in diagnostic capacity to PCR and allow the result to be known in about 15 minutes, and they will be carried out in one of the mobile units used to carry out these tests. tests.
Said mobile unit will be from 10 a.m. to 2.30 p.m. in the parking lot of the Marbella Conference Center, and will subsequently travel to the Benahavís Municipal Pavilion, where it will remain from 5 p.m. to 7.30 p.m.
As usual, the participants in the screening have been selected according to a random sampling and they are being automatically summoned in a specific agenda via SMS indicating that they have been selected for the screening, which is voluntary, and in the one that will indicate the day and time at which they must go.
It is important that only the selected people attend the tests, who must go to the point authorized to carry out the tests.