COVID-19 diagnostic testing

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ESR offers a molecular diagnostic laboratory test for COVID-19. This service is for samples sent by medical professionals only. ESR does not test patients onsite for COVID-19.

The service will accept respiratory samples from all suspect cases that have been discussed with the local Medical Officer of Health.

SARS-CoV-2 molecular diagnostic laboratory test:

ESR has validated all our molecular diagnostic COVID-19 tests and obtained IANZ accreditation. We also continually participate in the RCPA Quality Assurance Programme and other quality assurance exercises to help us maintain the highest test accuracy.