Catalina Island Medical Center

How many tests does CIMC have right now?

Last Updated: March 18, 2020

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CIMC has the capability to obtain the nasal swab needed to process the test. The swab is then sent to designated public health facilities or private laboratories (i.e. Quest Laboratories). There are a few academic medical centers that have developed their own tests, which is why you might have heard of some places around the country being able to perform more tests and get results more quickly.

Cuantas pruebas existe ahora en CIMC?

El CIMC ahora tiene la capacidad de obtener una prueba nasal que es necesario para procesar. La prueba de hisopo nasal después se manda a un centro de salud pública o laboratorio privado (por ejemplo, Quest Laboratories). Hay unos centros médicos de academia que han producido sus propias pruebas, por esa razón han podido escuchar de unos hospitales en el país que han conseguido pruebas y resultados más rápido.

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