Covid-19 PCR-RT Next Day Nasal Test
The PCR swab test is a qualitative molecular test that uses a nasal or nasopharyngeal collection to look for the genetic material from the SARS-CoV-2 virus, which causes COVID-19. This test helps identify if you have been exposed to and carry the virus. Test results are available within 24 hours.
COVID-19 is an illness caused by a virus transmitted from person to person. Symptoms can range from mild (or no symptoms) to severe illness. One can be infected by respiratory droplets when an infected person sneezes or coughs. One can also be infected by touching a surface or object with the virus and then touching their mouth, nose, or eyes.
The COVID-19 test is a diagnostics test to identify if you have an active virus infection.
You may be able to submit the expenses associated with this testing to your Health Savings Account, Flexible Spending Account, Health Reimbursement Account, or similar account for reimbursement.