Free Hepatitis C, HIV and Tuberculosis test available in seven Georgian regions

Georgian President Salome Zurabishvili taking the test. Photo: President's press office., 25 Jul 2019 - 17:04, Tbilisi,Georgia

Residents of seven Georgian regions will be provided with free Hepatitis C, HIV and Tuberculosis tests starting today.

Deputy Health Minister Tamar Gabunia said today that the project was first initiated in Samegrelo-Zemo Svaneti and the other six regions were added this year.

The regions where the free tests are available are:

  • Adjara
  • Kakheti
  • Imereti
  • Guria
  • Racha-Lechkhum-Kvemo Svaneti
  • Mtskheta-Mtianeti

Georgian President Salome Zurabishvili took the free medical test in Gurjaani, Kakheti.