US News: COVID-19. The tests become paid from October 15th: Will you be concerned? We answer you

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So far at 100% supported by health insurance, CVIV-19 screening tests will become paying as of October 15, unless medical prescription. Who is concerned by the disturbance? Who is exempted? "West-France" answers you.

"Hello. If I'm a contact case, should I pay the tests? , we question Guillaume. West-France meets .

The answer is no. "If a patient is a contact or presents symptoms of COVID, he will not pay his PCR or antigenic test", answers Noëlle Davoust, manager of the Bréquigny pharmacy in Rennes (Ille-et-vilaine) and President of the Union of Deglicine Pharmacist Unions (USPO) of Brittany.

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If until then, the antigenic and PCR tests were reimbursed by 100% health insurance, Jean Castex confirmed, Sunday, September 26, the end of the free tests called Screening of the Covid -19 , in an interview with our colleagues echoes. "It is no longer legitimate to pay output test tests at taxpayers' expenses" , said the Prime Minister. We take stock.

which is concerned by the district?

The tests for provisionally obtaining an sanitary pass will no longer be refunded for people who are not yet vaccinated as of Friday, October 15th.

"Logic is to repay tests related to truly medical reasons and continue to incite themselves to be vaccinated," insisted the Prime Minister while thousands of protesters demonstrated on Saturday, September 25, in the streets of many Cities to denounce the health care and the immunization obligation of caregivers for the eleventh consecutive Saturday.

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During his 12 July speech, the President of the Emmanuel Macron Republic had already announced that "comfort" tests would become paid in the fall . According to the government, this measure is supposed to encourage vaccination, but also alleviate the testing of screening, which cost 2.2 billion euros in 2020 and for which 4.9 billion are planned this year.

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and which is exempted from paying tests?

Screening tests at COVID-19 will continue to be reimbursed for medical reasons, without requiring prescription for vaccinated persons. "The tests will continue to be reimbursed for medical reasons, without prescription for the people already vaccinated, or on prescription for others" , said the Prime Minister.

Only people vaccinated and equipped with a medical prescription (either because they are contact contact or symptomatic) can be detected for free. "If his test is negative, the patient will not get a sanitary pass," adds Noëlle Davoust.

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One of the exceptions also relates to minors. "We also want to maintain free for miners," added Jean Castex. Children and adolescents under the age of 16 will therefore continue to benefit from the free anti-COVID test according to a new opinion from the Scientific Council of 13 September 2021 and relayed by the Paris.

"The end of free screening may curb their access, especially in the least socially favored circles. It must be remembered that adolescents, at least up to 16 years old, have the particularity of adults not to decide themselves to be vaccinated or not and depend on the choice of their parents, specifies the Scientific Council. They could, if they are not vaccinated, to find themselves with some activities subjected to the health care when screening will cost the family. The lack of real responsibility for the choice of vaccination therefore seems to justify maintaining free screening in this population. »

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© Cyril Zannettacci antigenic test in the Xie arrondissement, in December 2020. new inflection in the management of the epidemic of COVID. As of October 15, , PCR and antigenic tests will be reimbursed by health insurance (CNAM) as minors under 16, vaccinated persons or medical prescription. Excluding these cases, it will be necessary to disclose to access the tests, and therefore be able to take a restaurant, a canvas or take the TGV.

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