COVID-19 PCR TESTING VENUE & LATERAL FLOW TEST COLLECTION CENTRE ALCESTEROur Lady & St Josephs R.C Church, 10 Priory Road, Alcester B49 5DY
UNFORTUNATELY THIS VENUE IS CURRENTLY CLOSED. THE CLOSEST VENUES ARE STRATFORD, DROITWICH OR KIDDERMINSTER. WE CAN STILL OFFER HOME SELF-TEST LATERAL FLOW ANTIGEN TESTS
ALCESTER COVID-19 TEST SERVICES
OPEN 7 DAYS A WEEK
We offer two types of Covid-19 tests
Both the Lateral Flow Antigen Test and the PCR Test are designed to detect whether you have a Covid-19 infection now.
The Covid travel regulations testing are different for every country, and they change continuously. You must check the entry requirements of your destination country before you book your test.
1. RT-PCR Tests (We offer RT-PCR tests)
PCR (polymerase chain reaction) tests are the gold standard in Covid-19 testing. It is a laboratory method that detects the specific viral genetic material called RNA. PCR tests are very accurate, however, they take time to process.
BOOK APPOINTMENT AT YOUR NEAREST TEST VENUE
YOUR SAMPLE WILL BE TAKEN AT THE TEST VENUE
YOUR SAMPLE WITH BE DELIVERED BY US TO THE LAB
RESULTS WILL BE EMAILED TO YOU ON THE SAME DAY OR NEXT DAY
2. RAPID ANTIGEN TESTS / LATERAL FLOW TEST
Rapid Antigen/Lateral Flow tests produce a result in 15-30 minutes and are very quick because they don't require a laboratory.
They work by mixing the sample with a solution which leads to the release of the viral proteins.