COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test
Pre-departure testing is available for travelers bound for countries that require a COVID-19 test for entry.
*Please confirm that your testing window falls within the pre-departure testing requirements for your destination country.
The COVID-19 serology test is a blood test that detects the antibodies our immune system produces to fight the infection. Individuals who received COVID-19 vaccinations outside of Singapore are able to confirm their vaccination status by undergoing a serology test in Singapore.
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
1). What distinguishes the COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test (ART) from the PCR swab test?
The COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test (ART) is a nasal swab taken from the lower nostril. It is less expensive and more expedient than the PCR swab test. COVID-19 ART is, however, less accurate than the PCR swab test.
2). How will I receive my COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test (ART) results?
SMS notification of your COVID-19 ART results will be sent to you.
3). How long will it take for the results of my COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test (ART) to become available?
In 30 minutes, the COVID-19 ART test results will be available.
4). What documentation is necessary to obtain the COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test (ART)?
In order to receive the COVID-19 ART at select Healthcare United Toa Payoh clinics, you must present your NRIC.
5). Where is the COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Test (ART) administered?
Ministry of Health-approved Antigen Rapid Tests (ART) are available at select Healthcare United Toa Payoh Clinics (MOH).
*Due to the increase in patient volume, expect longer wait times, and our clinics’ registration counters will typically close 15 minutes prior to their scheduled closing time. In the event of unforeseen circumstances, registration counters could close earlier.