Highly reliable test kits are available from Germany at a cost of Bd$346 per hundred tests. We immediately need to acquire 1 million tests for under 4 million dollars (that includes chartering a private jet to bring them here).
This is the most important way of dealing with the pandemic because without data about infection rates we are simply pissing into the wind with every other measure that we take.
We need mass testing now.
There has been a call by a BU commenter and philanthropist Peter Thompson for the Barbados government to initiate mass testing for the COVID-19 virus, NOW.