sars-cov-2

Reminder – Reporting LFT results

As part of HM Government of Gibraltar’s COVID-19 Exit Strategy Plan, Lateral Flow Tests (LFTs) will be made more widely available in Gibraltar providing greater options for self-testing. Approved COVID-19 Lateral Flow Tests (list HERE) will be sold in pharmacies and other retail shops. It is important that lateral flow[…]

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Vulnerable to Covid-19

The GHA have identified health conditions which put people at more risk from coronavirus. Read more in the leaflets below: English Spanish (Español) Arabic (العربية) If you have been identified as vulnerable, there are steps you may take to: Help prevent Covid-19 infection; and Reduce the risk of serious illness if testing[…]

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Approved Rapid Antigen tests

Robust testing strategies are an essential part of being prepared and responding to the COVID-19 pandemic. Whilst the polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test remains the ‘gold standard’ for COVID-19 diagnosis, rapid antigen tests/ Lateral Flow tests (LFTs) detect the presence of viral proteins (antigens) and help increase our testing capacity;[…]

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Covid-19 PCR Testing Facilities – Travel Certification

If you wish to arrange a Covid-19 PCR Travel Certificate test in Gibraltar, you may contact: Maritime Medical Services LtdEmail: info@mms.gi 24/7 Office: +350 22502248Port Doctor: +350 22502038 ; Backup Mob: +350 54075070 [Please note Travel Certificates are no longer available through Public Health/ the Gibraltar Health Authority].

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Pregnancy and COVID-19

Current evidence suggests that pregnant women are no more likely to catch COVID-19 than other healthy adults, and two thirds of pregnant women that do contract COVID-19 will show no symptoms at all. There is growing evidence that pregnant women that do contract COVID-19 may be at increased risk of[…]

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COVID-19 Gibraltar Figures 2022

January February March April May June June 30th June: 16th June: 9th June: May 31st May: 26th May: 19th May: 12th May: 5th May: April 28th April: 21st April: 14th April: 7th April: Week commencing 4th April Civil Contingencies advise change to Covid-19 Statistics reporting, with weekly reports being released[…]

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Yr2022 – Government Press Releases related to COVID-19

Scroll down or click on the relevant month: January February March April May June July August August August 30th – 595/2022 – Change to self-isolation requirements for COVID positive cases from 1st September 2022 July </a July 1st – 469/2022 – BUDGET SPEECH 2022: The Hon Samantha Sacramento MP  […]

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Pfizer Vaccine 5 – 11 years – FAQ

20.02.21 Below are common questions presented to Public Health. If you have any unanswered questions please email Health.Promotion@gha.gi. Note, the risk-benefit strongly in favour of vaccination for almost all groups is less clear-cut for children. Young people and their parents will need to understand potential benefits, potential side effects and[…]

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Mask Use and Infection Prevention

A great number of us are tired of the COVID-19 pandemic. A mix of COVID-19 updates and reports, local and global, continue to feed our fear, uncertainty and doubt. In order to stay physically, mentally and emotionally healthy, it is important that we learn to live with the virus, making[…]

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