Warwick Smith / Equipment.
Over the past few days, people have arrived at the testing site in Palmerston North, Maine.
During the first two days of the nationwide lockdown, more than 1,500 people were tested for Covid 19 in the Mid-Central Health Region.
Alison Russell, the district health board’s testing site manager, said authorities have increased testing capacity after a level 4 alert.
“With the introduction of the Cowade 19 case outside of Auckland, we expect this growing demand to continue.”
Testing and vaccinations will continue over the weekend, including a new temporary site in Attock, which opens at 9 a.m. Saturday.
“We recommend that anyone identified as a case contact, visit a place of interest at specific dates and times, or contact their GP team, Covid 19 Health Line, with symptoms such as a cold or flu. , Or present at a community testing center.
He warned that he might wait for the test.
Vaccination centers were operating under the Alert Level 4 protocol and booking was required.
Bookings can be made. online Or daily from 8am to 8pm on the 0800 28 29 26 via the Covid Vaccination Health Line.
Call the health line on 0800 358 5453 for advice.
Testing sites at Palmerston North are 575 Main St., Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 4 p.m. Palms, Saturday and Sunday, 8 a.m. to 8 p.m., and City Doctors White Cross, Saturday and Sunday, 8-8 p.m.
Second place: Fielding Health Center, Saturday and Sunday, 10 a.m. to 2 p.m. Harvinwa Health Center in Lyon, Saturday and Sunday, 9 a.m. to 3 p.m. Tararoha Health Group Danny Verke, Saturday, 10 a.m. to 12 p.m. Admission from Attock Temporary Community Testing Center, 8-10 Rangatira St., Main St., Saturday, 9 a.m. to 12 p.m.