the actions of the 6th Ministry of Health in Patras, Pyrgos and Agrinio started today, September 1st, concerning free rapid tests
and voluntary blood donation by members of the educational community.
The Commander of the 6th Ministry of Health, Giannis Karvelis, who took the initiative, was on Thursday morning at the 6th High School of Patras, where the double action took place with an extremely large turnout of teachers.
The initiative was taken on the occasion of the return of teachers to schools and is carried out in collaboration with the Regional Directorate of Education.
Actions include random checks on members of the educational community in the context of compliance with health protocols and the effort to maintain the safety of school units.
At the same time, on the occasion of the lack of blood bottles and the delay in the transfusions of our thalassemic fellow citizens, a voluntary blood donation is carried out on behalf of the teachers, in order to cover the needs of the Blood Center of the P.G.N.P. “PANAGIA THE HELP” and the Blood Donation Departments of G.N. Pyrgos and G.N. Agriniou.
The action takes place in three large cities of the three prefectures of Achaia, Ilia and Ait/nia (Patra, Pyrgos, Agrinio).
In Patras, the sample checks take place today between the hours of 8:30 and 14:00 and the voluntary blood donation between the hours of 09:00 and 13:00) at the school complex of the 6th-11th GEL of Patras, with an entrance from Favierou.
In Pyrgos, the sample checks (between the hours of 8:30 and 14:00) and the voluntary blood donation (between the hours of 09:00 and 13:30) will take place at the 2nd GEL of Pyrgos.
In Agrinio, sample checks (between 8:30 and 14:00) and voluntary blood donation (between 09:00 and 13:30) will be carried out at the 2nd Gymnasium of Agrinio.