How is a COVID-19 rapid antigen test performed?

This test is conducted by a nasal swab. The nasal swab test requires insertion of a swab into your nose.

It is intended for use by medical professionals or trained operators who are proficient in performing tests and trained clinical laboratory personnel or individuals trained in point of care settings.

Prior to testing, authorization from a physician is required.

Test results for the Access Bio rapid antigen test are interpreted at 10 minutes.