AFC Urgent Care Lyndhurst provides COVID-19 testing and rapid testing for patients in Lyndhurst, NJ and the surrounding communities. Below are just a few important FAQs about COVID-19 testing that all patients should know:
Two types of tests are available:
PCR (3-5 days)
Rapid (One Hour)
Both Nasal Swabs
No appointments are needed for COVID-19 testing since we only accept walk-in patients. Receive your results for either the PCR test or rapid COVID test at the links above. Our hours for COVID-19 testing are Monday-Friday 8AM to 5PM and Weekends from 8AM to 3PM. Children of all ages can be tested at our clinic. If you need your results then use the top of the page to find them.
COVID-19, also known as the novel coronavirus, is an upper respiratory infection that has quickly spread worldwide. Cases have been reported worldwide, including over 250,000 in New Jersey. The novel coronavirus is a new virus never seen before and research is still being conducted on how an infection can affect you and what the vaccination is. AFC Urgent Care Lyndhurst offers diagnostic testing for COVID-19 to walk-in patients, seven days a week.
What Are The Symptoms Of Covid-19?
Symptoms of the novel coronavirus can vary case to case and may include:
Shortness Of Breath
Loss Of Smell And/Or Taste
Symptoms may develop up to fourteen days after initial exposure to the virus, which is spread through both direct contact and community spread. Many patients have been asymptomatic, but are equally contagious.
AFC Urgent Care Lyndhurst performs COVID-19 testing on walk-in patients. For diagnostic testing, please wear a mask to the center and call when you are outside so we can direct you to the correct entrance. The test is performed on a swab of your lower nasal cavity, with results available in a few days.
COVID-19 Diagnostic Testing in Lyndhurst, NJ
If you are experiencing symptoms of COVID-19, visit AFC Urgent Care Lyndhurst today. Appointments are accepted seven days a week. For questions, please call (201) 345-3839.
We offer a rapid test because they provide highly reliable results on the spot; however, they do produce more false negatives than the RT-PCR COVID-19 Test. Doing both tests is our way of ensuring that you get the most accurate results possible without having to put your life on hold.
That will ultimately depend on your insurance coverage. Presently, many people with insurance are able to get tested at no charge. If you’re uninsured, AFC’s cash pay prices are highly competitive – contact us for the details.