Results of the First Month of Mass Testing for COVID-19 in Lviv and Lviv region

24 Apr, 2020

For the past four weeks, residents of Lviv and Lviv region have been tested for COVID-19. Here are the key numbers.

Lviv IT Cluster initiated mass testing of residents in our city and region. Due to efficient communication within the community of Lviv IT Cluster companies and cooperation with the city and regional administrations, we managed to raise funds for express tests, thus starting the mass testing.

Thus, the total number of people who were tested in Lviv during the first month is 9500. During the whole period, 123 positive results were revealed.

The number of people who were tested in Lviv region during the first month is  14 473, out of which 16 positive cases.

All positive test results are considered as suspected cases, and patients have to undergo a PCR test to confirm the diagnosis.

As a reminder, you can contribute to the United for Health initiative and help us purchase the tests for our city and region and get a test for you.