SBU found irregularities in the testing COVID-19 in the Nikolaev area

СБУ нашла нарушения при тестировании на COVID-19 в Николаевской области

The security service of Ukraine in the Nikolaev area revealed serious violations in the laboratory testing samples of patients with suspected coronavirus.

This was stated by the head of Department of SBU Vitaly Gersak during session of regional Council, reports local media “of Microvote”

According to Geraka, medical workers during the sampling of biological materials from patients to test for infection by the coronavirus used substandard tubes and substances that store the tests.

“In particular, medical staff use non-standardized vials and substandard chemical is not complying with certain norms and standards, which contain the selected material.

According to available data, the specified chemical substance is produced in Nikolaevsk the laboratory center of the Ministry of health of Ukraine”, – he said.

The head of the SBU said that because of violations a result of previous inspections can’t be true, therefore, subject to repeated laboratory testing.

The head of the health Department in the Nikolaev area Pavel Georgiev announced the intention to hold an emergency meeting with the infectious disease laboratory of the center to understand this situation.