Covid PCR Antigen Swab Tests
Swab test to see if you have the virus now.
Sensitivity 98%, Specificity 100%
Sample analysis undertaken by The Doctors Laboratory London (a UKAS accredited laboratory).
Results usually available within 24 hours of the sample arriving at the laboratory by email.
Innermost Healthcare offers PCR tests in the following circumstances:
- if you need a test for medical, dental, health or social care reasons
- if you need a test before medical or dental surgery
- if you need a test for work purposes
- if you need a test for school or education reasons
- to confirm a positive rapid antigen test result
Where there is a strong clinical suspicion of an early COVID-19 infection but a negative PCR result, then repeat sampling should be considered 24-48 hours later.