Dear patients, we thank you for not calling for your COVID-19 PCR tests results. The results will be directly communicated by SMS as soon as they become available (2 to 3 working days (excluding Sundays and public holidays).

USEFUL INFORMATION - COVID-19

Deadline for reporting results

Our deadline for reporting results is 2 to 3 working days (excluding Sundays and public holidays). 
Medical emergencies : Priority is given to emergencies with a deadline for reporting results from 1 to 2 days.

Prescription

For organizational reasons, prescriptions sent by fax or in electronic format (e-mail or mobile phone) are not accepted. Please bring your printed prescription with you on your visit. 

Transmission of results

You will receive your Covid-19 PCR test result by SMS*.
It will be indicated whether you are "Positive" or "Negative".
*Please make sure to indicate a valid mobile phone n°

Need your results in English ?

For your convenience, our results are communicated in the following languages : 
_ French 
_ English

PCR Test (Prescription mandatory) 

Screening by PCR is open to residents and border-crossers affiliated to the CNS

"I need to carry out only 
a COVID-19 PCR test (swab)"

For an operation/hospitalisation : 
Please present yourself 48 in advance : 
_ In the laboratory of your choice at the usual hours
_ In one of our dedicated Covid-19 labs by appointment 

"I need to carry out a  
 COVID-19 PCR test (swab) + other analysis" 

For an operation/hospitalisation : 
Please present yourself 48 in advance : 
_ In the laboratory of your choice at the usual hours
 

Do you have any questions about the testing of the SARS-CoV-2 coronavirus responsible 
for Covid-19 ? Discover our dedicated FAQ. 

Serological test (With or without prescription)

This analysis is not covered by the CNS and is invoiced to patients at €31.28 (cost of analysis + sample)

"Have I already been in contact with 
the virus ?"


Principe :  Detects the presence of antibodies in blood. 

Procedure : A small amount of blood is taken and the serum is analysed to see if it contains specific antibodies bound to Covid-19. If the results is positive : You already have been in contact with the virus, whether or not you have developed symptomes. 

For whom : Anyone who wants to know if she/he already has been in contact with the Covid-19, whether symptomatic or asymptomatic.

Since 16 February 2021, our serology has been detecting antibodies produced by the disease or by vaccination (antibodies directed against protein S).

Travelers (Prescription mandatory)

"I'm planning to go abroad and need to perform a PCR test"

 

How to proceed : 
_Option 1 : Since Tuesday 16 February 2021*, Lux Airport has a new screening offer for passengers and visitors. Find all the information about this service > here.
*Please note that free PCR tests via Large Scale Testing are no longer offered since the end of December 2020.

_Option 2 : You can also carry out your PCR test in our dedicated Covid-19 labs by appointment. 

Before making an appointment, please make sure to take into account the deadline for reporting results (2 to 3 working days excluding Sundays and public holidays). 

Please note that prescriptions with the reason "Travel" are not covered by the CNS.