Results Turnaround Times
Current Average Time from Courier Collection of Sample to Result: 20 hours 14 minutes
(6 week average to 3rd May 2021)
We are pleased to now offer Coronavirus PCR Tests In-Clinic. You will visit a Nomad clinic, where a clinician will take a swab sample from your throat & nasal tissue. The sample will undergo laboratory analysis that has a <98% accuracy rate at detecting an active COVID-19 coronavirus infection. During your appointment, your Nomad clinician will properly collect a sample to achieve accurate results. We learnt early on that this option to be swabbed by a clinician was really important to you, and it helps to reduce inconclusive results. We are one of the only companies that offers this level of support as standard.
Please ensure you read and understand the following important information:
- This is for in-clinic Coronavirus PCR swab testing in-clinic at select Nomad locations. For home testing, order a PCR self test swab kit
- This test kit is for detection of the live coronavirus indicating a current infection. To determine whether you were previously infected with the virus, you will require Coronavirus Antibody Testing In-Clinic
- There are inconsistencies with both return to work & international travel regulations. Additionally, these regulations are changing rapidly
How Much Does the Coronavirus PCR Test In-Clinic Cost?
How Does the Coronavirus PCR Test In-Clinic Work?
A Nomad clinician will take your swab sample in-clinic during an appointment. Your sample will then be sent to our laboratory by courier. Specialist laboratory swab sample analysis will identify whether the COVID-19 coronavirus virus is present. If the virus is present in your sample, you are currently infected with COVID-19. Your results will be returned within 48 hours of your sample being collected from the clinic.
How will I receive my coronavirus PCR test in-clinic results?
Once the laboratory has completed their analysis of your sample, we will send your results to the email address you provided during your appointment for a coronavirus PCR test in-clinic. You will have secure access to view & download your results.
What are the possible results of the coronavirus PCR test in-clinic?
Your results documents will include your results, which will be either Negative or Positive. You will also be provided with information to help you understand your coronavirus in-clinic test results.
What if i have further questions about my coronavirus test results?
Our expert clinicians are available to answer your questions regarding your coronavirus self-test kit results. Contact us anytime if you need guidance. We have team members available from 7am to 10pm to answer your questions & get your testing arranged according to the guidance.
Can I use this PCR test to help me with international travel and return to work?
Yes – You may also be able to use this test as a means of supporting entry to another country or for return to work purposes. There are currently inconsistencies with both return to work and international travel regulations. Different countries and employers have different regulations, and these regulations are changing rapidly. You must check with your employer, insurer and airline as to their individual & specific constraints around travel & COVID-19 testing. This certificate helps to support the validity of your test result.
Book Coronavirus PCR Test in-Clinic
In-clinic COVID-19 PCR swab testing is currently available at select Nomad clinic locations. Select your local clinic below to book an appointment or call 01341 555061
Throughout the pandemic, Nomad is committed to continue to provide travel health and COVID testing services to the public. We expect anyone to booking services with us to be aware of and adhering to any current law relating to permittable reasons for international travel. The details of which can be found here: https://www.gov.uk/coronavirus. Clients should also be aware of restrictions relating to travel inside the UK, particularly in relation to crossing the English/Welsh border, the details of which can be found here: https://gov.wales/alert-level-4