Getting Here
Location
Hong Kong Adventist Hospital – Tsuen Wan,
199 Tsuen King Circuit, Tsuen Wan, N.T.
Telephone
Fax
(852) 2275 6767
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Deep Throat Saliva Real-time PCR Test

Combined Nasal and Throat Swabs

Real-time PCR Test 

Nasopharyngeal swab Real-time PCR Test

Fee   $1,000 # $1,470 #

HK$1,470 #

Result

The results will be available 3 hours after sample is submitted.

Specimen Collection Method

Patients are advised to collect specimen by themselves after getting up in the morning, and before brushing teeth, eating or drinking. OR Patients should AVOID brush the teeth, eat or drink at least 2 hours prior to collection of sample. The specimen can be submitted to our Clinical Laboratory & Pathology.

Our healthcare worker will gently insert a cotton-tipped swab into the patient's nostril in a horizontal direction along the nasal floor and rotate it several times to collect secretions, then insert another swab into the patient's posterior pharynx and tonsillar areas, rub the swab over both tonsillar pillars and posterior oropharynx for several times to collect secretions. Due to the high risk of coronavirus infection, the collection process will be carried out in a designated room and healthcare worker will gear up with PPE to ensure safety and health.

We also provide COVID-19 antibody test as a government appointed laboratory

  

 

COVID-19 Vaccine Efficacy Test

Deep Throat Saliva Real-time PCR Test

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COVID-19 Vaccine Efficacy Test

Combined Nasal and Throat Swabs Real-time PCR Test

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COVID-19 Vaccine Efficacy Test

Nasopharyngeal Swab

Real-time PCR Test

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COVID-19 Vaccine

Efficacy Test

Fee 

 

HK$600 #

HK$1,440 #

HK$1,910 #

 HK$1,910 #

If you require a Health Certificate signed by a doctor, the additional charge is $100.

The doctor consultation fee to be billed separately, the charges as following:

General Out-Patient

Urgent Care Center

HK$220

Mon to Thur   09:00 – 21:30

Fri                 09:00 – 17:30

Sun               09:00 – 16:30

HK$400

08:00 - 21:29 (except Saturday and Public Holidays)

HK$500

21:30 - 07:59 and full day of Saturday and Public Holidays

Result

The results will be available 3 hours after sample is submitted.

   

 

 

These tests are only for pre-admission screening or medical indication.  

Deep Throat Saliva Rapid Test

Nasopharyngeal Swab Real-time PCR Test

Nasopharyngeal Swab Rapid Test

Fee   $1,200 #  $1,470 #  $1,670 #

Result

The results will be available 3 hours after sample is submitted.

Specimen Collection Method

Patients are advised to collect specimen by themselves after getting up in the morning, and before brushing teeth, eating or drinking. OR Patients should AVOID brush the teeth, eat or drink at least 2 hours prior to collection of sample. The specimen can be submitted to our Clinical Laboratory & Pathology.

Our healthcare worker will gently insert a cotton-tipped swab into the patient's nostril in a horizontal direction along the nasal floor and rotate it several times to collect secretions. Due to the high risk of coronavirus infection, the collection process will be carried out in a designated room and healthcare worker will gear up with PPE to ensure safety and health.

We also provide COVID-19 antibody test as a government appointed laboratory

 

Only applicable for: 

  • Who are NOT currently under compulsory quarantine.
  • Who have NOT been in close contact with a suspected / confirmed case of COVID-19 within the last 14 days.

 

Points to Note :

# The above tests prices do not include doctor’s consultation fee.

  • Please make an appointment as daily quota is limited. BOOKING: (852) 2275 6688.
  • Health Certificate signed by a doctor is applicable to the Deep Throat Saliva Test, Combined Nasal and Throat Swabs Real-time PCR Test and Nasopharyngeal Swab Real-time PCR Test.
  • If you require a Health Certificate signed by a doctor, the additional charge is $100.
  • COVID-19 Vaccine Efficacy Test is recommended to take the test at least 2 weeks after the completion of 2 doses of COVID-19 vaccination.
  • All tests are not for the purpose of medical diagnosis or treatment.
  • Our clinical laboratory and pathology is a designated institution recognised by the HKSAR Government to provide COVID-19 PCR and COVID-19 IgG.
  • All patients who come to our hospital for consultation, please follow the established infection control and diversion procedures.
  • Hospital will screen patients based on risk assessment.
  • Arranged by Out-Patient department (General Outpatient or Urgent Care Center).  $30 should be charged for the first issue of registration card.
  • Patients are advised not to stay in the hospital’s premises while waiting for the results unless instructed by medical staffs.
  • All reportable cases will be reported to the CHP and patients will be transferred to designated public hospitals for further clinical treatment.
  • The final decision is subject to Admission Policy. Hospital reserves the right to amend the service without prior notice.

 

 

FAQ on COVID-19 Testing Service

What kinds of test methods are provided by Hong Kong Adventist Hospital -Tsuen Wan?

HKAH – TW provides Deep Throat Saliva Test, Combined Nasal and Throat Swabs TestNasopharyngeal swab Test, and Antibody Test.

 

What services are provided with the test?

Doctor Consultation, COVID-19 Test, Laboratory Report, and Health Certificate signed by the doctor (billed separately).

 

Who is eligible for the test?

Everyone who who are NOT currently under compulsory quarantine, within the last 14 days has NOT been in close contact with a confirmed case of COVID-19 is eligible for the COVID-19 Test.

 

What is the difference between the above tests? Which test is the most accurate?

  • Nasopharyngeal Swab Test collects patient’s nasal secretions for RT-PCR test. The sensitivity and specificity of the test are close to 100%, and the test time is shorter.
  • Deep Throat Saliva Test requires patient’s self-collected deep throat saliva specimens for RT-PCR test. The sensitivity and specificity of the test exceed 90%.
  • Antibody Test Tests the blood for antibodies against COVID-19. It is a diagnostic test, and if positive, indicates that you have been infected in the past. It is suitable for patients who have no COVID like symptoms at present.

 

Which test method is suitable for me?

You are recommended to consult your doctor before choosing a test. For some people who have difficulty collecting deep throat saliva, such as children, a nasopharyngeal swab test is recommended.

 

How is testing for coronavirus done?

  • Deep Throat Saliva Test: (I) Patients are advised to collect specimen by themselves after getting up in the morning, and before brushing teeth, eating or drinking. OR (II) patients should not brush the teeth, eat or drink at least 2 hours prior to collection of sample. The specimen can be submitted to our Clinical Laboratory Center. While waiting for the test results, you are not required to be hospitalized.

    For details, please refer to:

    "Procedure Notes" https://www.ha.org.hk/haho/ho/cc/Information_sheet_en_txt.pdf

    Short film http://videocwp.ha.org.hk/wmv/deep%20throat%20saliva_Eng%20v1.mp4 

  • Nasopharyngeal Swab Test: Our healthcare worker will gently insert a cotton-tipped swab into the patient's nostril in a horizontal direction along the nasal floor and rotate it several times to collect secretions. Due to the high risk of coronavirus infection, the collection process will be carried out in a designated room and healthcare worker will gear up with PPE to ensure safety and health.

     

  • Antibody Test: Patient's blood will be obtained from a finger prick or taken from a vein by our healthcare worker to detect the presence of antibodies in the body.

   

How can I get the test results and laboratory report?

  • Deep Throat Saliva Test and Nasopharyngeal Swab Test results: Please call hotline 5506 9651 for enquiries. (Office hours 9:00-1700)
  • Nasopharyngeal Swab Test (Rapid Test) and Antibody Test results: Our healthcare worker will contact you by phone call.
  • Laboratory Report: You can obtain documents from the Medical Records Department. If you require a Health Certificate signed by a doctor, the additional charge is $100.

 

How can I do the test?

Make an appointment: Outpatient Department or 24-hour Urgent Care Center. Hotline: 2275 6888

 

How much is the test?

For details, please refer to the poster and welcome to inquire our staff. Hotline: 2275 6888

 

 

Location

199 Tsuen King Circuit, 
Tsuen Wan, N.T., Hong Kong

Telephone

(852) 2275 6888

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Location

199 Tsuen King Circuit, 
Tsuen Wan, N.T., Hong Kong

Telephone

(852) 2275 6888