Two self tests (one for the week from May 24 and one for the next, from May 31). Will be available through pharmacies from May 24 to 29, to all employees in the private and public sector. Both with a dependent employment relationship, as well as to those who have a sole proprietorship. This according to a written briefing by the Deputy Minister of Civil Protection and Crisis Management, Nikos Hardalia.
As mentioned in the announcement, in this way the availability of self tests to all employees of the country is expanded. With the obligation to declare the result on the platforms of Ergani – for employees of the private sector with a dependent employment relationship And the inventory – for public sector employees.
As it is underlined, until yesterday, a total of 13,596,127 self tests were made available to 3,251,334 citizens and 9,072,577 digital statements have been submitted. According to the announcement, these data rank Greece at the top of Europe. Specifically among the top 4 countries of the European Union in terms of conducting mass self-diagnostic tests, based on the ECDC.
Finally, 19,641 positive cases have been recorded – after confirmation of the result of the self test with PCR or rapid test.
It is noted that for the self tests will follow a relevant announcement from the competent Ministries of Labour and Social Affairs and Interior.
Source: ΑΠΕ- ΜΠΕ