Suzhou cuts down the price of nucleic acid test
According to the notice jointly issued by the Healthcare Security Administration of Jiangsu Province and Health Commission of Jiangsu Province, Suzhou started to bring down the price of nucleic acid test and antibody test for COVID-19 as of July 4. Please see the details below:
Price of nucleic acid test
The price of nucleic acid test has been reduced to RMB120 yuan/time from RMB240 yuan/time (cost of test reagent and other consumable material included).
In the case of pool testing, the expense shall be shared euqually by each sample provider.
Price of antibody test
The price of antibody test has been lowered to RMB40 yuan/time from RMB80 yuan/item (cost of test reagent and other consumable material included).
The expense of antibody test shall be charged on the basis of “test times” instead of the previous “test items”.
Applicability of medical insurance
Fever clinic patients and newly hospitalized patients can have their nucleic acidtest expenses paid by the medical insurance for once only.