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A PROUD SAN DIEGO CALIFORNIA-BASED TESTING LAB

Same Day COVID-19 Test Results

Need immediate COVID-19 results? Check out our location in Poway for PCR testing, no appointment needed.

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Our location is open 8am-5pm for walk-in and drive-thru. You can show up, no appointment needed.

12150 Flint Pl
Poway CA 92064


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Test for Travel & Events

Our PCR test costs $150, $175 for same day, insurance not accepted. The results can be used as proof of testing for events and travel, except for Hawaii.

Just let us know when you need your results, and we’ll ensure you’ll get them in time. Test results include a QR code to the results for your convenience.

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What's the cost?

If you are feeling symptoms or have had known exposure, our test is no-cost-to-patient for people with insurance! All you have to do is show up to our Poway testing location with your insurance card.

If you don't have insurance, no problem. We also charge a flat rate for our tests. We do not accept insurance for travel.

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48 Hour Results

$125 per test

No-cost-to-patient with insurance (not for travel)

Same Day Results

$175 per test

$50 with insurance

Gold Standard Testing

We offer PCR testing, the gold standard for COVID-19 testing, at our walk-in location. Learn about the differences between the 2 COVID-19 tests you can take.

pcr test

PCR Testing

Required for travel, gold standard for testing

Can detect virus, even in those without symptoms

Detects genetic material specific to SARS-CoV-2

Processed in a medical lab

2-3 day results, we usually take 24 hours!

Antigen Testing

Used if you need immediate results

Can detect virus if already showing symptoms

Detects protein fragments that accompany SARS-CoV-2

No additional equipment needed

15-30 min results, you can read your own results

FAQ

How do I view my results?

You'll receive an email once your results are done. Here is a video on how to view your online results: link

How will testing results be shared?

All the results are stored in a HIPAA compliant database. This means only you, your doctor, and people who have your authorized disclosure will have access to the results. You will get your results via a secure code sent to your email.

Do you accept insurance?

Yes. Due to the Public Health Emergency and under the Families First Coronavirus Response Act, insurance companies are required to cover COVID-19 testing if you are experiencing symptoms or exposed to COVID-19. It is not accepted for travel.

How much does a test cost?

A test for walk-ins is free with insurance or $125. You can get same day results for an extra $50. Please make sure to bring your insurance card as we will need a copy for billing purposes.

Can children be tested for COVID-19 as well?

Yes, our nurses are trained to swab children as young as two years old. We also have non-invasive swabs per your request.

Do I have to schedule an appointment?

Nope! All you need to do is show up at our location between 8am-5pm, and we will have someone assist you. Make sure to bring an insurance card if you have insurance.

What is a RT-PCR test?

PCR tests detect the virus’ genetic material and are considered the gold standard for COVID-19 testing. They are 99.5% accurate.

PCR tests have a high specificity and sensitivity, which means it can correctly identify the virus we’re looking for in your sample AND detect the infection from minuscule amounts of the virus.