+ Located in parking lot at the Newport Center Medical Plaza
RAPID COVID-19 TESTING
reliable & non-invasive
1hr On-Site RT-PCREst. results in 1-2 hours
On-Site RT-PCR Rapid Covid Test in Newport Center with 1-Hour Results
The COVID-19 RT-PCR test is a molecular test that uses polymerase chain reaction (PCR) to detect active SARS COVID-19 infections.
Nasal swab / On-Site Laboratory Processed, CLIA-Certified
The Accula SARS-Cov-2 test performed via Silaris is a molecular in vitro diagnostic test utilizing reverse transcriptase polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) and lateral flow technologies for the qualitative, visual detection of the coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 viral RNA. The Accula SARS-CoV-2 test uses nasal swab specimens collected from patients suspected of COVID-19 by their healthcare provider.
PCR tests are considered the Gold Standard of COVID tests, with 99% accurate results. The test swab sample is processed on-site, providing your COVID test results in under an hour. The nasal swab tests are done from the comfort and convenience of your car to better prevent transmission.
The RT-PCR test satisfies most travel requirements. However, it is the purchaser’s responsibility to verify the test will be accepted for travel prior to purchase.
1 x Rapid RT-PCR COVID-19 Test – $250.00
*This fee is to guarantee Same Day Results – Not Billable to insurance.
Additional claim submitted to insurance for screening/office visit and PCR billed to insurance or CARES ACT by 3rd party lab or our office.
It is recommended to verify your COVID-19 testing benefits with your insurance prior to testing.
The in-house PCR is an anterior nares nasal swab (front of the nose only). Some travel destinations do not accept test results with an anterior nares collection method. Patients should confirm this test is acceptable for their travel requirements prior to purchase.
Our COVID test sites are conveniently located in Irvine at Hoag Hospital Irvine. We serve patients across the greater Newport Center and Los Angeles metro areas, including Irvine, Santa Ana, Lake Forest, Mission Viejo, Newport Beach, Huntington Beach, Orange, Anaheim, Costa Mesa, Foothill Ranch, Ladera Ranch, Laguna Beach, Laguna Nigel, Dana Point, Rancho Santa Margarita, Coto de Caza, and Aliso Viejo.
Rapid diagnostic tests identify and diagnose COVID-19 quickly by using an upper respiratory sample to detect the virus. These tests include both RT-PCR and Antigen testing. Patients can receive their test results in less than an hour, within the same day, or by the next day. Depending on the specific test, nasal swab samples are either processed on site at our testing facility or sent to a laboratory. Rapid same-day PCR testing must be scheduled before 10:30 for High-Complex Lab to receive and process the specimens and return the results by 9pm via email. You can easily book a rapid COVID test in Newport Center through our website.