COVID 19 TESTING
Our center has taken the necessary safety precautions.
Feel free to call us for any additional questions regarding COVID (Coronavirus) testing that you may have.
Always taking your safety as our priority.
Polymerase chain reaction (PCR) test
This is the most commonly used test. A smear is taken from the nose and throat with a cotton swab.This test is used by the Department of Public Health of Aruba.
It takes about 24 to 48 hours before the results are known.
Rapid PCR tests are now also being used that give results within two hours.
These tests are intended for situations where rapid diagnosis is absolutely vital.