MARIGOT: 9,211 tests were performed last week on the French part of the island (PCR and antigenic).
The test offered on Sint Maarten is based on the following:
For French or foreign nationals, PCR tests, offered by the BioPôle Antilles (BPA) laboratory.
It offers 2 sampling sites:
– A walk-in, located at #47, Rue de la Liberté (in the former premises of the LEPERS laboratory), no appointment necessary, from Monday to Friday.
– A drive-thru, located in Hope Estate, by appointment, from Monday to Saturday.
The tests are performed in the territory, allowing for faster turnaround of results and ensuring a higher number of samples (up to 250/day).
The antigenic tests are available at various health professionals in the territory (pharmacies, doctors, nurses, physiotherapists,…), for home testing.