COVID-19 Confirmation Test (Corona Virus)
The Carlson Company, LLC has partnered with other affiliated labs to provide FDA and CDC approved COVID-19 testing to our customers.
How to get tested
If you have symptoms of COVID-19 and want to get tested, Anyone can order the test kit, but due to the high demand, quantities are limited. We are working very hard to keep these testing kits in stock.
Collection Kit only $299 (5 business days turnaround)
The test is offered as an RT-PCR home collection Test kit. The nasal swab specimen is collected at home and shipped to our affiliated labs for analysis. The results will show either positive or negative. CDC will be notified with positive results.
SPECIMENS Collection FOR COVID-19 TEST:
- Nasopharyngeal swab: Insert a swab into nostril parallel to the palate. Swab should reach depth equal to distance from nostrils to outer opening of the ear. Leave swab in-place for several seconds to absorb secretions. Slowly remove swab while rotating it.
- Place swab in holding media tube and break off at the area marked on the swab. Close the holding tube with the swab end, ensuring a very tight closure.
- Place the tube with the swab in the biohazard bag which is enclosed with the kit.
If you are having Respiratory Illness, fever, Cough, difficulties to breath, headache and fatigue, please seek medical attention immediately.
It may be possible that a person can get COVID-19 by touching a surface or object that has the virus on it and then touching their own mouth, nose, or possibly their eyes.
Protect yourself by avoiding close contact, stay home when you are sick, cover your coughs and sneezes, wash your hands with soap and water for at least 20 sec and clean and disinfect touched surfaces.
Who should get tested for novel coronavirus?
The U.S. Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) says not everyone needs to be tested for coronavirus (COVID-19)