Private COVID-19 Testing for Travel & Occupational Health and Safety Testing in Vancouver
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Your One-Stop for COVID-19 PCR and Antibody Testing in Vancouver with results in 24 hours
*Additional charges may apply for same-day appointments or urgent rush orders
*QR code results available at extra charge
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Nucleic Acid-Based Test (NAAT), also known as Reverse Transcriptase – Polymerase Chain Reaction (RT-PCR) test, or molecular testing. This test is the GOLD standard used to diagnose COVID-19 infection and is the most widely accepted test for travel.
COVID-19 PCR and antibody testing clinic for asymptomatic patients for essential travel and occupational health & safety.
Frequently Asked Questions
Due to high demand, Lifelabs cannot guarantee that the result will arrive on time and our clinic has no control over when we receive the results. Currently, Covid-19 test for travel takes around 24 hours for the test results to arrive from Lifelabs, but can take up to 48 hours.
The cost of the PCR nasal swab test is $245 + GST. If you need the antibody (IgM) test, it will cost $375 + GST (price includes both PCR and Serum test). Rapid serum or nasal COVID-19 test cost $149 + GST.
We conduct the nucleic acid amplification test (NAAT) also known as RT-PCR test which is the golden standard for detecting the virus. The specimen is collected via nasal swab. Our PCR tests are approved by Canadian health authorities and are recognized by all airlines and countries.
We offer the serum antibody (IgM) testing if needed by your destination country and the airline. This is a blood test conducted at LifeLabs. Both tests are approved by Canadian health authorities and are recognized by all airlines and countries.
Yes, our clinic provides both PCR (NAAT) and serum antibody (IgM) tests. The tests we conduct are approved for ALL airlines and countries that require both PCR and antibody testing. These are the tests that are required for travel to China currently. We use LifeLabs who processes the specimens.
Since the tests are for travel and occupational purposes for asymptomatic individuals, they are private pay service and are not covered by B.C. MSP plan.
As our clinic is following all the COVID-19 prevention guidelines, we do require that you wear a mask at all time and follow social distancing practice. If you are a resident of BC, please bring your CareCard with you when you come in.
Yes! There is ample free city parking all around our testing centre. Please note since we are near the beach and park, when the weather is nice it may be harder to find a parking spot.
When you arrive for your appointment, please wait outside of the medical building to minimize contact inside. We will call the phone number on file when it is time for your appointment (we may be backed up at times, please be patient). There will be signs throughout the building to guide you to Covid Travel Vancouver (Unit 105).
Your results will be emailed to you or you can drop by the clinic and grab the report.
Yes, we do provide onsite testing for all workplace and organization sites. Please call us to discuss the details and we will make arrangements accordingly.