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Get prepared for COVID-19 testing and learn how to take your own sample

The following video, supported by the European Parliament, shows how an individual can take a sample for a corona test under medical supervision, but without involving medical staff. This can be a major contribution to the health of medical care workers, as it minimises the risk for them to get infected.

Depending on the procedures implemented in your local community, testing may happen in hospital, on a dedicated site or even at home, under supervision of a mobile medical team.

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Read EU-OSHA's OSHwiki article COVID19: guidance for the workplace