coronavirus mass testing - updates

Rappler's latest stories on coronavirus mass testing


Where are the promised 30,000 tests a day? The government's moving targets

Jun 01, 2020 - 4:20 PM

While cases continue to increase and lockdown restrictions ease across the country, the government again pushes back testing targets

MEGA SWABBING CENTER. Health workers at the mega swabbing tent at the Philippine Sports Stadium, Philippine Arena in Bulacan on Wednesday, May 20, 2020. Photo by Darren Langit/Rappler

PH aims to test 20,000 per day by April 27

Apr 07, 2020 - 2:44 PM

Still, testing will be limited to patients under investigation and persons under monitoring

SCREEN PATIENTS. To protect themselves from COVID-19, nurses from the UP Health Service in Diliman, Quezon City, put sheets of plastic as a divider between them and patients. Photo by KD Madrilejos/Rappler