COVID-19 (also called SARS-CoV-2) is an infectious disease caused by the most recently discovered coronavirus. This novel virus and disease were unknown before the outbreak began in Wuhan, China, in December 2019.
What are the symptoms of COVID-19?Zdiagnostics2021-01-31T09:56:34-06:00
Self-isolate by staying at home if you begin to feel unwell, even with mild symptoms such as headache, low grade fever (37.3 C or above) and slight runny nose, until you recover.
Wear a mask to avoid infecting other people.
If you develop fever, cough and difficulty breathing, seek medical advice promptly as this may be due to a respiratory infection or other serious condition. Call in advance and tell your provider of any recent travel or contact with travelers.
How do I book COVID-19 test?Zdiagnostics2022-01-10T22:05:37-06:00
Sample collection is done at one of our drive-thru locations by a qualified technician
Personal Protective Equipment (PPE) are protective gears designed to safeguard the health of technician by minimizing the exposure to a biological agent. PPE includes goggles, face- shield, mask, gloves, coverall/gowns (with or without aprons), head cover and shoe cover.
Sample Type: Nasal Swab is the preferred sample type. However, other sample types may also be used as per CDC guidelines.
What is the technique used for testing of COVID-19 at Z Diagnostics?Zdiagnostics2021-01-31T10:09:50-06:00