Minister of Health and Wellness Dr Christopher Tufton has disclosed that testing for the Coronoavirus, COVID-19, can now be done in Jamaica.

The disclosure was made during a visit to the National Influenza Centre (NIC), at the University Hospital of the West Indies.

Tests will be performed at the NIC with the assistance of the National Public Health Laboratory.

The staff at the laboratory have benefited from training by the Pan American Health Organization.