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COVID-19 RT-PCR Testing
Currently testing for COVID-19 RT-PCR testing is being collected by healthcare professionals and samples
are sent to our lab for testing.
The COVID-19 RT-PCR (SARS-CoV-2 RNA) test has not been FDA cleared or approved. These tests have
been authorized by FDA under an EUA for use by authorized laboratories and have been authorized
only for the detection of nucleic acid from SARS CoV-2, not for any other viruses or pathogens.
These tests are only authorized for the duration of the declaration that circumstances exist
justifying the authorization of emergency use of in vitro diagnostic tests detection and/or diagnosis
of COVID-19 unless the authorization is terminated or revoked sooner.

IMPORTANT: Please review the Specimen Collection instructions


Specimen Turn Around (after receiving sample):
Regular (24-72 hrs)
Priority (24 hr – Extra Fee)
STAT (12 hr – Extra Fee)


Specimen Stability:
Room Temp: 24 hrs
Refrigerated (2-8°C): 3 days
Frozen (-20°C): 30 days


Although VTM can maintain organisms for long periods of time at room temperature, it is
recommended that specimens should be refrigerated at 2-8 °C or kept on cold packs while
in transit. Cold Packs should be used if placing specimens in a lockbox for courier pick-up.

 

 

 

 

 

 

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SAT 9AM-12PM