The Ministry of Health Today Sunday 30/8/2020, has announced that its going to start charging for COVID-19 testing.
In the statement, the MOH has categorized people who are to pay for C0VID-19 testing. These include;
- Trucker Drivers from different entry points
- Individuals seeking to know their COVID-19 status
- Organisation both Government and Private that wish to know the status of their staff.
- Ugandans returning from abroad
- Visitors arriving from other countries
The fee for testing COVID-19 is US 65 dollars (Sixty Five Dollars) or UGX 240,500 (Uganda Shilling Two hundred fourty thousand five hundred only) paid in Stanbic Bank Uganda , Account Name: MOH COVID-19 Testing Funds Account Number: 9030017657983.