Remote residents don't have same access to RATs as major centres: Katherine West Health Board

Sarah Matthews
By Sarah Matthews
Updated January 17 2022 - 6:11am, first published 6:00am
Remote health providers are currently only provided a small number of RATs in cases of urgent need.

Remote Northern Territory residents do not currently have consistent access to rapid antigen tests, unlike residents of major centres, prompting concern about inequity between those in the bush and in town.

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Sarah Matthews

Sarah Matthews

Northern Territory Correspondent