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Day 8 PCR Test

For arrivals requiring a single day 8 PCR test. You can order your tests as early as is convenient for you and we will dispatch so that it arrives allowing you necessary time.

Swab your throat and nose and place the swab into the collection tube provided and send to our certified medical partner lab for analysis.

Collection method:

Self-swab sample

Number of biomarkers tested: 1

£69.99

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More about this test

Health Hub are a UK Government approved provider for 2 & 8 day kits for travellers arriving into England with full genome sequencing for positive results.

 

Our Day 8 PCR Test conveniently allows travellers who may have only intended a short stay in the UK, to purchase a single Day 8 test rather than needing to order a Day 2 & 8 twin pack.

 

DX Tracked Specimen Shipping (Guaranteed Next Day) now available for £10/kit . Select “Express Return” at checkout. Customer has to drop-off in person to DX location. More information below in the Delivery & FAQs section.

Click here to find your nearest drop off location.

You will be sent one PCR sampling kit which include everything you need to take your sample and send to our testing laboratory with a postage paid mailing bag.

The kit will arrive by DPD Courier as standard or DX Courier if you pay for this shipping upgrade. A Royal Mail Tracked 24 return label is also provided with every kit for you to return to our centre unless you choose to purchase the upgrade to our DX Tracked Specimen Service drop-off (select “Express Shipping” in the checkout) which offers a guaranteed next day delivery for samples sent Monday – Friday. You can see all the DX locations here: https://bit.ly/38lB3sI

Please remember if you choose DX you have to arrange to drop off your sample to a DX location.

Kit includes:

• Nasal & throat swab sample kit
• ISO 17025 UKAS accredited lab testing
• Results within 48 hours of sample being received at lab
• Email and text alerts to confirm your sample has arrived at the lab and when results are ready

• Royal Mail tracked 24 shipping labels
• Order by 3pm for same day dispatch Monday – Friday (excludes Bank Holidays)
• DPD Delivery available 7 days a week

You can order your tests in advance prior to your departure or arrival in the UK.

Delivery Options

– Kits dispatched the day before your arrival if ordered before 3pm Monday – Friday (excluding Bank Holidays)
– Orders placed after 3pm Friday will be dispatched on the following Monday
– DPD delivery 7 days a week
– DX delivery Monday-Saturday

Sample Return Options

You can choose any of the following:

  1. Free Royal Mail Tracked 24 (included)
  2. DX Tracked Specimen Drop-off (purchase at checkout for £10/kit)
  3. Arrange your own courier (at customer expense)
  4. Drop off to lab (at customer expense)

1. Royal Mail Tracked 24 (included with each kit)
A free Royal Mail Tracked 24 returns label is included with every covid-19 kit to return your sample to our laboratory. You must return your sample using a Royal Mail priority post box. Please check the postbox collection time to avoid delays. The tracked 24 service is intended for next day delivery but this is not guaranteed by Royal Mail. This can take 1-2 working days. Please take note of your tracking number to check on the delivery status of your returned sample.

Please note, we cannot be held responsible for delays out of our control or lost samples.

Due to current delays we recommend using this service only if returning Monday-Friday.

Samples returned on Saturday after 11am & all day Sunday are expected to arrive at the lab on the following Tuesday.

Please note that your test can only be returned using Royal Mail priority postboxes. Do NOT take to a Post Office as they won’t accept and it may delay your sample.

Find your nearest Priority postboxes at: www.royalmail.com/services-near-you

2. DX Tracked Specimen Drop-off (£10/kit)
Drop off your sample at any of DX sample return points. There are 55 points across the UK (some might require a booking in advance, please check here). Your sample will be collected from the drop box Monday to Friday and is transported to our lab overnight. Click here to find your nearest drop off location.

3. Arrange your own courier (at customer expense)
You can arrange your own courier to deliver your sample. The address for our lab is C/O Health Hub, Unit 6 Osyth Close, Brackmills Industrial Estate, Northampton NN4 7DY.

4. Drop off to our laboratory (at customer expense)
If it is safe and you are able to do so, you can drop your sample off to the laboratory.

Our opening times for sample drop off are: 7 days a week 9am – 6pm

At the entrance of the building is a yellow bin labelled ‘Covid tests’. Please place your sample in the bin and our regular sample collection will pick this up. You do not need to meet anyone to do this. During the weekend please press the bell next to the shutter to advise the team you you are dropping a Covid sample off before placing this in the yellow bin labelled ‘Covid tests’ at the entrance of the building.

The laboratory address is:
C/O Health Hub, Unit 6 Osyth Close, Brackmills Industrial Estate, Northampton NN4 7DY.

Collect: Collect your sample by swabbing the back of your throat, then nose.

Send:
 Return your sample to the lab in the pre-paid return postage mailing bag.


In accordance with the UK Government’s guidelines, even if you test negative for Covid-19 on Day 2 you must continue to self-isolate for the full 10 days. You can only shorten your self-isolation period if you test negative with our Day 5 Test to Release kit.


Results are available online within 48 hours from when your sample is received by the lab. We are not liable for any delays due to increased demand or delays with postage.


Our Novel Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) by RT-qPCR test is approved by the Department of Health and Social Care (DHSC). Our tests are performed by an ISO 17025 UKAS accredited lab supporting the NHS and healthcare industry. Health Hub are a gov.uk approved private test provider.


You will be sent a PCR sampling kit which includes everything you need to take your sample and send to our testing laboratory with a postage paid mailing bag. Kits will arrive by post by Royal Mail Tracked 24. A Royal Mail Tracked 24 return label is also provided with every kit for you to return to our testing centre.

If you have purchased the DX return option you must drop off your sample at a DX location.

Please note that all PCR tests can only be returned using Royal Mail priority postboxes. Priority postboxes are listed on the Royal Mail website at https://www.royalmail.com/services-near-you

You can select DX return shipping during checkout. This is charged at £10/kit.


You may leave your house to post your test or to travel directly to and from a testing site. You should follow safer travel guidance and avoid public transport if possible.


Your test results will be described as negative, positive or unclear.


All results of tests will be reported within 24 hours of them becoming available. We will hold this information for a period of one month in case the PHE need further information, after this time it will be deleted. If further clarification is required after this period we may need to request the information from you again.


Do not go to a GP surgery, pharmacy or hospital. Use the 111 online coronavirus service to find out what to do.

Only call 111 if you cannot get help online. https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-covid-19/


How it works

Choose your test

Take control of your health from our range of home-to-lab tests and we’ll send the kit straight to your door.

Post your sample

Simply collect your sample at home and return it to our network of fully accredited labs for expert analysis.

Get your results

Your results will be delivered via our secure online health hub within days.

Your results

Once your sample has been analysed by our laboratory experts, your results will be collated into a clear, easy to understand report.

We always recommend sharing your report with your doctor or healthcare provider as supplementary information to your overall healthcare. Our tests are not intended as a substitution for professional medical advice and you should speak to your doctor if you are seriously worried in any way about your symptoms.

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