PCG medical personnel collects swab samples from Filipinos in cruise ships


Philippine Coast Guard (PCG) medical personnel have conducted collection of swab samples on Filipino crew members of MV Nieuw Amsterdam and MV Crystal Serenity.

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The sample collection for COVID-19 testing was conducted at the Manila Bay Anchorage Area today, June 9, 2020.

PCG said sampled Filipino crew members “were advised to remain in isolation while waiting for the results of their COVID-19 RT-PCR tests that shall be available online in a few days.”