Compulsory COVID-19 RT-PCR Testing

 Chan & Hou Medical Laboratories Ltd. is pleased to offer COVID-19 RT-PCR testing.

We are one of the COVID-19 testing laboratories recognized by HKSAR Government: 

(https://www.coronavirus.gov.hk/pdf/List_of_recognised_laboratories.pdf)

 


 

 

Please note the following for compulsory COVID-19 RT-PCR testing:

  • Chan & Hou Meical Laboratories is one of the private laboratories recognised by the Department of Health (DH)
  • SMS reporting is required, please notify our staff that you need SMS reporting and/or the testing is for compulsory testing

 

Please note that if report is to be delivered by SMS, we will not deliver hard copy to the referring doctor, if applicable. We will only deliver the soft copies to referring doctors via E-mail, if applicable.

 

FOR COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) RT-PCR testing, we have “Routine” and “Express” service

 

 

Price and reporting time:

  • Routine testing: HK$600.

Specimen must be returned to the selected branch before 4pm on the same day as
collection. Report will be delivered by SMS before 15:00 the NEXT day.

  • Express testing: HK$800.

Specimen must be returned to the selected branch before 10am on the same day as
collection. Report will be delivered via SMS before 17:00 on the SAME day.

 

Specimen accepted:

  • Deep Throat Saliva
  • Combined Nasal and Throat Swab (booking required for specimen collection)

 

Procedure:

1) Make an appointment in one of our centres:

  • Central: 2522-1860
  • Jordan: 2782-1096
  • Shatin: 2602-5015

Addresses: http://www.chlab.com.hk/en/profile/main/centre/

2) Collect specimen collection kit in advance (at least 1 day in advanced) from one of our
branches
3) Take a deep throat saliva sample by yourself upon waking up, before brushing teeth &
eating.
4) Submit the sample to one of our branches and settle the payment. The specimen must be
double bagged, with referral form placed in the kangaroo pocket of the outer specimen bag.
Please bring along your identification document e.g. HKID, passport or other travel
document.
Please visit our centre to pick up the specimen collection kit at least one day in advance.

 

Our report includes the following information:

  • Name
  • Identification Number
  • Age
  • Sex
  • Testing method (RT-PCR)
  • Specimen collection date & time
  • Test Result
  • Report issued date & time
  • Signature of report issuer
  • Specimen Number
  • Institution name

 
*Please note Chan & Hou will report all positive case to the Centre for Health Protection*

 

 

COVID-19 RT-PCR (Click to expand)

 

 Chan & Hou Medical Laboratories Ltd. is pleased to offer COVID-19 RT-PCR testing.

We are one of the COVID-19 testing laboratories recognized by HKSAR Government: 

(https://www.coronavirus.gov.hk/pdf/List_of_recognised_laboratories.pdf)

 


 

FOR COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) RT-PCR testing, we have “Routine” and “Express” service

(Except for travelling to Guangdong)


*Please note that referral from a registered medical doctor is a must*

 

Price and reporting time:

  • Routine testing: HK$800.

Specimen must be returned to the selected branch before 4pm on the same day as
collection. Report will be available for collection after 15:00 the NEXT day.

  • Express testing: HK$1,000.

Specimen must be returned to the selected branch before 10am on the same day as
collection. Report will be available for collection after 17:00 on the SAME day.

 

Specimen accepted: Deep Throat Saliva, if you are entering Guangdong, please contact covid19@chlab.com.hk to make an appointment for the collection of Nasopharyngeal swab, Combined nasal and throat swab, or Throat swab (for children aged 6 or under).

 

Procedure:

1) Obtain a doctor referral letter

2) Make an appointment in one of our centres:

  • Central: 2522-1860
  • Jordan: 2782-1096
  • Shatin: 2602-5015

Addresses: http://www.chlab.com.hk/en/profile/main/centre/

3) Collect specimen collection kit in advance (at least 1 day in advanced) from one of our
branches
4) Take a deep throat saliva sample by yourself upon waking up, before brushing teeth &
eating.
5) Submit the sample to one of our branches and settle the payment. The specimen must be
double bagged, with referral form placed in the kangaroo pocket of the outer specimen bag.
Please bring along your identification document e.g. HKID, passport or other travel
document.
Please visit our centre to pick up the specimen collection kit at least one day in advance.

 

Our report includes the following information:

  • Name
  • Identification Number
  • Date of birth / Age
  • Sex
  • Testing method (RT-PCR)
  • Specimen collection date & time
  • Test Result
  • Report issued date & time
  • Signature of report issuer
  • Specimen Number
  • Institution name

 
*Please note Chan & Hou will report all positive case to the Centre for Health Protection*


*Remarks: If the test report will be used for travel related purposes, please contact the
corresponding Customs Department to confirm the requirement on date/time of specimen
collection and issuance of report to ensure the validity of your test report.