The tests available are the COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) PCR test, Antigen test and the IgM antibody test.
The PCR test is the most sensitive test currently available, able to detect active infection some days before the patient is infectious or symptomatic. A registered practitioner at the partner clinic will perform a nasopharyngeal (nose and/or throat) swab. The swab will take no more than 3 minutes.
The Antigen test uses nasal swabs which will take less than 2 minutes to obtain
The antibody test will involve a trained practitioner at the partner clinic collecting a small sample of blood. The test will usually take no more than 5 minutes.