Niki Kerameos announced that they open on 2 April high schools across the country. In addition to preventive measures, self-tests will be performed twice a week for students and teachers. The self tests will take place on Monday and Thursday and will be mandatory.
Students and teachers should take the selftest at home and report it on the dedicated platform.
Vassilis Kikilias stressed that Thessaloniki continues to be concerned. Είπε ότι χθες είχαμε ρεκόρ test και εμβολιασμών. «Από τα 800 test we reached 75.182. Tomorrow we will break their barrier 2 million. vaccinations. In the first month of summer we will be at very good levels ".
Lyceums: Students will have to take two self tests to go to school
Two and not one self Test seems to have to be done by both students and teachers in the Lyceums for their return to school.
According to information from SKAI, η επιτροπή λοιμωξιολόγων που αποφάσισε κατά πλειοψηφία το άνοιγμα των Λυκείων της χώρας ανεξαρτήτως επιδημιολογικού φορτίου έθεσε έναν όρο στο Υπουργείο Παιδείας.
Όπως αναφέρει το ρεπορτάζ τα μέλη της επιτροπής ζήτησαν από την πολιτεία την πρώτη εβδομάδα της επαναλειτουργίας των Λυκείων οι μαθητές και οι καθηγητές να υποβληθούν σε δύο αντί για ένα self test.
The head of the committee of infectious diseases, Sotiris Tsiodras, disagreed with the opening of the Lyceums by 12 April and others joined him.
They opposed the opening of the high schools from Monday, as, as they said, the opening of schools will result in the further spread of the coronavirus in the country. However, their objections did not take place.
The Ministry of Education had suggested to the Commission that all three classes in the Lyceums be opened with the "weapon" of the obligatory self tests that will be provided to students and teachers free of charge by the pharmacies..
The platform for self tests
Meanwhile, The registration and information platform for the administration of Covid-19 antigen detection self-tests opens in the afternoon and their distribution exclusively for high school students begins. 16-18 years and secondary school teachers, from Thursday in major urban centers and from Friday in the rest of Greece.
The supply of pharmacies started yesterday and the goal is until Friday, be supplied with sufficient quantities 11.000 pharmacies of the country. They will be available equally 75 self tests per pharmacy.
The registration platform will open only with the student AMKA, teachers. Therefore the other beneficiaries-citizens of productive ages from 18 to 67 years and finally, the above 67 years should not come to pharmacies for the supply of self tests, this week.
The registration of self tests per AMKA is done in real time to avoid the phenomenon of multiple demand for tests in different pharmacies by the same person. In this case the system will inform the pharmacist with a message that "the citizen is not entitled to a self test" and the registration process will not proceed.
Pharmacists advise beneficiaries to obtain self tests during the hours when the pharmacies are open and not to go on duty. It is pointed out that the self test is mandatory for high school students and teachers, held at home by 24 to 48 hours before the start of the course and its outcome (positive or negative) will be declared on the platform self-testing.gov.gr, whose operation begins today.
If the result is positive, a certificate will be issued or an SMS will be sent for a free repeat rapid antigen detection test. (rapid test) in public health structure.
It is reminded that every citizen is entitled to a free self test per week, four a month, for a period of two months, which can be obtained by showing the AMKA and its police ID from the pharmacy. The kits for the minor children are received by the parents or their legal guardians. Along with the self test kit, are received from the pharmacist and written instructions for proper sampling.