$0 Upfront charge for patients with Medicare, Medicaid and all private payers for Covid-19 rtPCR tests. WVT provides Covid testing for everyone, with sliding scale options for the uninsured and multiple payment options for all.
WVT currently has an average turnaround time of 24-36 hours from receipt at the lab. We offer free courier services to those from Lane County, Oregon through Clark County, Washington along the I-5 and I-205 Corridors. For those outside this range, we offer free overnight shipping throughout the US. WVT has partnered with Concept Systems Inc. to create digital collection software promoting contactless and paperless collection and reporting. Reports are uploaded to the portal immediately, allowing users quick access to their results.
WVT uses the Thermo Fisher TaqPath™ Assay for our covid testing. This is a RT-PCR (real-time PCR)/NAAT (nucleic acid amplification test) test that is used for most airlines and businesses.
From the Thermo Fisher website:
Targeted specificity to 100% of currently available complete genomes for SARS-CoV-2