Dept. of Health begins distribution statewide of one million free COVID-19 tests
January 26, 2022
The South Dakota Department of Health (SD-DOH) began operations to promptly and efficiently distribute one million Flowflex® COVID-19 antigen home tests to sites across the state. The first batch of 187,500 FDA-authorized tests kits arrived in Pierre, were sorted and shipped to destinations both East and West River, prioritizing long-term care facilities statewide.
“We are delivering on the promise made by Governor Noem to get a free COVID-19 test in the hands of any citizen that wants one,” said Joan Adam, Interim Health Secretary. “Making access to testing fast and convenient is ke...