Rapid Antigen Screening

Rapid Antigen Screening


If eligible for screening, cost is $30

Who is eligible for Screening


In order to be eligible for screening you must be:

  • Free of any symptoms of COVID-19
  • Have not been in contact with anyone with COVID-19 in the last 14 days
  • Have not been asked to quarantine for the last 14 days
  • Have not tested positive for Covid-19 in the last 3 months
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If I test positive for the screen does that mean I have COVID-19?

The Rapid COVID screens for antigens that may be present during an active infection but if you do test positive you will need follow up with a COVID-19 test to confirm the diagnosis of COVID-19

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How long does it take to get back the results of a screen?

15 Minutes

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I have had my COVID-19 vaccination. Will that affect my results?

No it will not affect your results and you will still be eligible for screening

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Is the Rapid Screen acceptable for the purposes of Travel?

It depends on where you are travelling. Some will accept the Rapid screen while others may require PCR testing.

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