Abu Dhabi Students Can Get FREE COVID-19 PCR Tests Until September 30
The Abu Dhabi Department of Education and Knowledge (ADEK) announced that all students enrolled in Abu Dhabi private and charter schools need a negative PCR test result no older than 14 days to return to classrooms and for the first month of the term.
Abu Dhabi is offering FREE COVID-19 PCR tests to students until September 30
FREE PCR testing is also available for students across the UAE at select facilities
SEHA announced that students across the country are eligible for free PCR tests at select facilities. Unvaccinated students aged 12 and above must do a PCR test weekly if they’re not vaccinated.
ADEK also added that saliva tests will be available at G42 healthcare centres and SEHA drive-thru facilities
All governmental and private screening centres will offer the free COVID-19 tests for Abu Dhabi students.
In other news, the Ministry of Health and Prevention (MoHAP) announced that the prices of PCR tests will be reduced to AED50 across the UAE! Medical facilities at the state level must show the results within 24 hours.
Previously, Abu Dhabi reduced the price of PCR tests from AED85 to AED65. Any medical facility that attempted to price PCR tests at a different rate were warned with fines and closure. Now, however the new fixed price for PCR testing is AED50.