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Covid 19 Testing 2021-01-21T12:07:38+00:00

Covid-19 PCR test – £150 (Result 24-48hrs)

COVID-19 test will detect the presence of SARS – CoV-2 virus, which causes Coronavirus disease (Covid-19). This test can advise whether you are currently infected with the virus. Your results will be available online within 24-48 hours from the date the sample reaches the lab. 

** Fit to Fly travel certificate is included **

** Test to Release certificate is included **
 

Frequently Asked Questions

I need a Fit to Travel certificate, when should book the test?

Please book your test with ample of time to avoid any postage delays. To ensure a quick turn around time please send your sample with a Guaranteed Next Day postage label. For Weekend shipments, please ensure you purchase a Guaranteed Saturday Delivery label from your local post office. Customers are also welcome to arrange their private couriers to return their samples back to the lab directly.

Our PCR test is an approved provider for the Government’s Test to Release scheme
Passengers arriving into England from the 15th of December 2020 will be able to choose to pay for a private test and potentially shorten their self-isolation. We use Rightangled which is is an approved provider for the “Test to Release” scheme.

When will I receive my results?

You will get an email notification that your results are ready to download from your portal within 24 hours from the day the laboratory receives your sample.
*We are not liable for any delays caused by the courier delivering your sample back to the lab. 

How do I take the test once I receive the kit?

Register: Once you purchase a kit or book your appointment at our clinic, register your unique barcode on website.
Collect: Collect your sample by swabbing your nostrils and the back of your throat.
Send: Return your sample to the lab in the original box, which has pre-paid return postage.

Does the test check for past COVID-19 infection?

No, the test can only detect if you were infected with SARS-CoV-2 at the time you’ve collected your sample. The test does not check if you have been infected with the virus previously.

Covid-19 Rapid Antigen Test £70 – (Result 30 min)

High performance COVID AG rapid test SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Rapid Test is a lateral flow chromatographic immunoassay for the qualitative detection of the nucleocapsid protein antigen from SARS-CoV-2 in nasal swab specimens.

Flowflex SARS-CoV-2 Antigen Rapid Test 97.1% Relative Specificity: 99.6% Accuracy: 99.3%

How does the test work and who is it for?

The tests can be offered to anybody who wants to know if they currently have COVID-19. This will usually be people who are planning to see a friend or relative but want to check they can do so safely. It might also be people who want to prove their COVID-19 status in order to return to work. Similarly, employers may look to arrange with you regular testing for their employees.

The test consists of taking a nasal swab from the patient.

COVID-19 Antibody – £50 (Result 30 min) IgG/IgM Rapid Test

The COVID-19 IgG/IgM Rapid Test is a chromatographic lateral flow immunoassay for the qualitative detection of the anti-SARS-CoV-2 IgG and IgM antibodies in human whole blood, serum or plasma samples. The test is intended as an aid in the diagnosis of primary infection and the detection of antibodies in patients that have recovered from the infection

How does the test work and who is it for?

The test kit detects antibodies so indicates if the patient has had COVID-19 rather than test for an active COVID-19 infection. The test is a finger prick blood sample.

Has it been assessed and approved?

The COVID-19 Rapid Antibody Test is from Fortress Diagnostics. It is CE certified. Fortress Diagnostics is partnering with the Department of Health & Social Care in the Real Time Assessment of Community Transmission (REACT) Study into COVID-19. The test kit demonstrated a specificity of over 98%, which the UK Medicines and Healthcare products Regulatory Agency (MHRA) recommends as the minimum level for use in clinics.

PCR Test to Release £150

PCR TEST RESULTS 24-48 HRS

We are subcontractors for Rightangled – official Government Provider. On your locator form choose Rightangle as a provider, call us for reference 02070340156. Your results will be available within 24-48 hours from the date the sample reaches the lab.

** Test to Release certificate is included **

Frequently Asked Questions

Our PCR test is an approved provider for the Government’s Test to Release scheme. Passengers arriving into England from the 18th January will be able to choose to pay for a private test and potentially shorten their self-isolation. We use Rightangled which is is an approved provider for the “Test to Release” scheme.

When will I receive my results?

You will get an email notification that your results are ready to download within 24 -48 hours from the day the laboratory receives your sample.

*We are not liable for any delays caused by the courier delivering your sample back to the lab.

You can choose to purchase the home testing kit and arrange courier to delivery of your test to the lab.