1-Hour Xpress PCR or IA COVID19 TEST
ATTENTION: Due to new insurance restrictions and Covid19 regulations, unfortunately, insurance cannot be accepted for our EXPEDITED Covid19 tests. We kindly ask for the cash payments only. Thank you for understanding!
Having symptoms or traveling or going back to work and need an accurate
Covid19 PCR or IA Test fast?
We offer an express PCR and IA (Isothermal Amplification) test with results in approximately 1 hour.
1-HOUR COVID19 NASAL PCR or IA TEST
The COVID-19 PCR or IA (Isothermal Amplification) Tests detect RNA (or genetic material) that is specific to the Covid-19 virus and can detect the virus within days of infection, even those who have no symptoms.
They are the most accurate test types available on the market for Covid19.
Travel Certificates are available with all PCR and IA (Isothermal Amplification) tests.
If you wish to better understand the types of Covid19 tests available on the market, and CDC (Center for Disease Control) rules for travel, please visit the following guideline: CDC Airline Checklist
We analyze the results in our own Covid19 certified lab located in our facility.
Certificate for travel is included!
The results are available within 24 hours, mostly within 1 hour.
$99 (cash only). Insurance is not accepted. Thank you for understanding.
You will get a receipt, which you can submit to your insurance provider if it is covered.
VISIT US FOR THE TEST:
BG MEDICAL CENTER
975 Weiland Rd, Suite 100, Buffalo Grove, IL 60089
M-F: 8am -5pm, Weekend: 8am-2pm
Call 847-947-8444 when arriving for the test
Frequently Asked Questions
Do I need to schedule an appointment?
No appointment is necessary. Just drive up and call us at (847) 947-8444 when you arrive.
How do I get my results?
The results will be emailed to you, or can be printed for you on the spot.
When will I receive my results?
An Expedited PCR Test takes up to 24 hours to receive your results. In many cases, the results are available within an hour.
What do I need to bring with me?
Please bring your ID and insurance card (if you have one). If you are uninsured or your insurance is not accepted by us, the cost of the test is shown above. The payment has to be in cash only. If you hold a foreign passport please bring it.
How is the test performed?
It is a nasal swab. All instructions will be given to you before the test.
Do you test children?
We allow children over the age of 2 to get tested.
Do you accept insurance?
This expedited service is cash only. You will get a payment receipt, which you can submit to your insurance provider, if it is covered.
Information for Travelers Returning to the United States:
Effective January 26, the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention (CDC) will require all air passengers entering the United States (including U.S. citizens and Legal Permanent Residents) to present a negative COVID-19 test, taken within three calendar days of departure, or proof of recovery from the virus within the last 90 days. Airlines must confirm the negative test result or proof of recent recovery for all passengers prior to boarding. Airlines must deny boarding of passengers who do not provide documentation of a negative test or recovery.