COVID-19 in Sask.: Here's a list of communities where testing is available
A healthcare worker shows a package with items used for testing people for COVID-19. (AP Photo/Carlos Osorio)
REGINA -- The Government of Saskatchewan has announced more than 40 communities in the province have testing for COVID-19 available.
Saskatchewan has the second highest testing rate per capita in the country, according to Premier Scott Moe.
The following locations have testing services:
- Buffalo Narrows
- Cumberland House & Cumberland House FN
- Hudson Bay
- Ile La Crosse
- Indian Head
- La Loche
- La Ronge
- Maple Creek
- Meadow Lake
- Moose Jaw
- North Battleford
- Prince Albert
- Red Earth & Shoal Lake FN
- Swift Current
The province says testing locations will continue to expend as demand grows. Testing continues to be by referral only.
Anyone with symptoms is asked to call HealthLine 811, or use the online self-assessment tool.