The COVID-19 Antibody Test at STAT MED Urgent Care
STAT MED Urgent Care tests patients for COVID-19 (coronavirus) antibodies using the COVID-19 IgG/IgM Antibody Test Cassette (Whole Blood/Serum/Plasma), developed by Healgen Scientific.
This COVID-19 antibody test is used to detect an adaptive immune response to COVID-19, indicating recent or prior infection.
More about the Healgen COVID-19 Antibody Test Authorization
This test has been authorized by FDA under an EUA (Emergency Use Authorization) for use by authorized laboratories.
This test has not been FDA cleared or approved.
This test has been authorized only for the presence of IgM and IgG antibodies against SARS-CoV-2, not for any other viruses or pathogens.
This test is only authorized for the duration of the declaration that circumstances exist justifying the authorization of emergency use of in vitro diagnostics for detection and/or diagnosis of COVID-19 under Section 564(b)(1) of the Act, 21 U.S.C. § 360bbb-3(b)(1), unless the authorization is terminated or revoked sooner.
Positive results may be due to past or present infection with non-SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus strains, such as coronavirus HKU1, NL63, OC43, or 229E.
This product is intended for professional use and not for home use. Not for the screening of donated blood.
FAQ: Insurance Coverage for COVID-19 Antibody Testing
With the arrival of the new year, many insurance companies have changed how they handle COVID Antibody Testing charges.
As a result of these changes, STAT MED is now collecting copays for COVID it antibody testing at the time of your visit as outlined below.
- In-Network Health Plans – corresponding copay
- Out-of-Network Health Plans – corresponding copay
- Uninsured – no copay (covered under the Federal HRSA Uninsured Program for US Citizens)
- Non-Contracted HMOs – Cash Pay Pricing Schedule*
STAT MED will bill your insurance company (except out-of-Network Health Plans) and any charges not collected in advance but determined by your insurance carrier to be your responsibility will be billed to you directly.
Please contact your insurance carrier for details or questions regarding your plan coverage.
Thank you for trusting STAT MED Urgent Care with your healthcare needs.
All COVID testing at STAT MED requires a prior video visit. Please plan to present your insurance card and ID.
* The cash price for the COVID antibody test is $125.