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Nunavut’s pilot project aims to reduce testing turnaround time for Covid-19

This week the Department of Health is launching a pilot project using chartered aircraft to transport Covid-19 testing samples from all Baffin communities to Iqaluit. “Aside from the need to have increased testing capacity in-territory, we also need to improve the turnaround time for test results,” said Dr. Michael Patterson, Nunavut’s chief public health officer. […]