KMOV4: Health Officials are Seeing a Decline in COVID-19 Testing

Health officials are seeing a decline in COVID-19 testing on both sides of the river, and doctors say it's due to complacency, false sense of security, and fatigue.

KMOV4: “Health officials are seeing a decline in COVID-19 testing on both sides of the river, and doctors say it's due to complacency, false sense of security, and fatigue.”

With barely 25% of the St. Louis population currently vaccinated, testing is still crucial to protecting the community and halting the spread of the virus. COVID-19 testing is now more convenient and readily available than ever. Total Access has secured unlimited supplies of rapid COVID-19 tests, which provide results in under 20 minutes. TAUC’s lab partners also consistently deliver short turnaround times (maximum of 2 days, often 1 day) for specific circumstances that require send-out PCR testing (including certain international travel destinations).

https://www.kmov.com/news/complacency-and-false-sense-of-security-reasons-for-decline-in-virus-testing-in-st-louis/article_de3f9cbc-9402-11eb-80f8-3fed86953f17.html?block_id=994678