Are you going on a trip? Order and receive a Covid-19 certificate quickly

Are you traveling abroad and do you need a Covid-19 certificate as proof that you are not infected with the corona virus? In the event of a negative test result, you can immediately order and receive an antigen test certificate for foreign travel at our test locations. There are no additional costs associated with obtaining this certificate.

More and more countries require a Covid-19 certificate with a negative test result to show that you do not have corona. In most cases, the certificate must not be older than 36 to 72 hours before departure from the Netherlands. The validity of the certificate and the related rules differ per country and airline. In addition, they are constantly subject to change. You should therefore check yourself whether the Covid document is sufficient for your foreign trip.

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Frequently asked questions about the PCR test for travel

How does testing work?

You make an appointment for a PCR test in our online agenda. During the appointment, one of our healthcare professionals will take a little mucus from your nose and throat with a cotton swab. The genetic material is analyzed for the presence of the coronavirus in our ISO-certified laboratory. You will receive the PCR test result with certificate within 24 hours.

How can I make an appointment for a PCR test?

You can make an appointment for a PCR test via our online agenda.

What documents should I bring to the test appointment?

It is necessary that you bring your passport or identity card with you to the test appointment. This travel document is checked on site. The number of your passport or ID card will be stated on the result document.

How is the PCR test administered?

One of our healthcare professionals will remove nasal and throat mucus with a cotton swab. This is done entirely according to the guidelines of the RIVM. The swab containing genetic material is analyzed for the presence of the coronavirus in our ISO-certified laboratory. This will give a positive or negative test result. Test Snel Covid also offers the possibility to perform custom test methods for specific countries.

How long do I have to wait for the test result?

You will receive the results of the PCR test within 24 hours.

How do I receive the results of the PCR test and in what form?

You will receive the results of the corona test via a secure e-mail in your mailbox. We use the e-mail address you provided with your appointment reservation. If the test result is positive, you will receive a phone call. If the result is negative, you will receive a certificate as proof that you do not currently have corona. You will need this Covid-19 PCR certificate in most cases to be able to travel abroad.

Is the certificate dated?

The certificate states the date on which the medical certificate (that you are not infected with the coronavirus) was issued and the time when you were tested.

In which language is the certificate of a negative PCR test drawn up?

The certificate with the test result is written in English.

How long is the result of the PCR test valid?

The validity of the PCR test varies by country. Each country has its own guidelines. In almost all cases, the medical certificate may be a maximum of 48 or 72 hours old, as the test is a snapshot. Before your trip, check what the requirements are in the country of your travel destination.

Is a PCR test valid in all countries?

A negative PCR test result is mandatory for travelers within the EU and Schengen countries. In addition, the PCR test is valid for travel to many risk areas outside the European Union. Some countries have additional requirements or require a different test method. You should check yourself whether the test method with health declaration is valid for the country of destination. On the website nederlandwereldwijd.nl you can find information about the measures that apply per country. You will also find plenty of information on the websites of the central government, the RIVM, the IATA (International Air Transport Association) and the LCR, the National Coordination Center for Traveler Advice.

Is the PCR test also mandatory for children traveling abroad?

For most countries, all travelers, regardless of age, must be tested for corona and must be able to submit a negative test result when traveling abroad. It differs per country from which age a PCR test is required. For example, a test obligation applies to CuraƧao for children from 0 years, for Bonaire from 13 years and for the Canary Islands for children from 6 years. Please check this carefully before traveling abroad.

Does Testsnelcovid.nl also use rapid antigen tests for traveling abroad?

Yes, Please note: with a corona antigen rapid test it is NOT possible to travel to ALL countries. Please check whether the country you are traveling to accepts a covid-19 antigen rapid test travel certificate.

Antigen Rapid Test Covid-19 virus for companies

The corona crisis has a major impact on companies. Do you as a company want to have one or more employees tested for Covid-19 quickly and reliably, so that they can (continue to) work safely and healthily? Or do you, as an individual employee, want to know for sure whether or not you are infected with the coronavirus? Testsnelcovid.nl offers you certainty quickly.

At our test locations, there is also the option of rapid antigen testing for companies, healthcare institutions, education and other sectors. Thanks to our quick test you will have the result within 15 minutes. We help employees or self-employed people get back to work faster and we increase safety in the workplace.

Testsnelcovid.nl also offers companies or organizations the option of quick tests on location. We will visit your company location for a screening of your staff. You will know within 15 minutes whether there are corona infections in your company. This guarantees business continuity.

Frequently asked questions for companies

Can Testsnelcovid.nl also test on location?

Yes. On request, Testsnelcovid.nl will come up with the necessary test materials as soon as possible Visit your company location to test your employees for Covid-19. Depending on your wishes, we can arrange a one-off, preventive screening or a periodic conducting test session on Covid-19. With our approved antigen rapid tests, your employees tested quickly and accurately, so that your business continuity is guaranteed stays.

Can my company subscribe to the Covid-19 antigen rapid tests?

Yes, at Test Snel Covid it is possible to subscribe to Covid-19 antigen to take rapid tests. We deliver customization, tailored to the number to be tested employees and the frequency of testing. You create a safe working environment and you save on the costs of replacing employees who are quarantine can't work. Inquire about the possibilities.

Can an employee immediately return to work after a negative corona test?

If the test result is negative, the employee had no corona. According to the guidelines of the central government, he or she no longer has to to stay at home. The person being tested only needs to (stay) in quarantine if a house pleasure or direct contact has tested positive for corona, or corona complaints has. Or that the test person returns from a risk area (orange or red).

In how much time can the test result be given?

Testing an individual employee takes approximately 10 minutes, after which a test result will follow within minutes. It depends on the number of te test employees, how much time the total test session takes. You have the result of all your tested employees in principle the same day.

How reliable are the Covid-19 antigen rapid tests for companies?

Test Snel Covid only works with reliable tests, which are approved by the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport and the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM). Our quick tests on corona bear the CE mark, which indicates that they meet all requirements. They become performed by a trained professional.

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Frequently asked questions for companies

I want to travel abroad, which test do I need?

This must be a molecular PCR test and a test for Sars-Cov-2/COVID-19. In some countries, a quick test is also valid. Note: with a corona antigen rapid test it is NOT possible to travel to ALL countries travel. Research carefully whether the country you are traveling to has a covid-19 accepts antigen rapid test travel certificate.

Can I get tested for the coronavirus immediately?

Yes. You can immediately make an appointment for a Covid-19 antigen at Test Snel Covid rapid test. We have no waiting lists or waiting times. Our test location in Amstelveen has sufficient capacity to handle a Covid-19 virus for hundreds of people every day antigen rapid test. We use extended opening hours and are also in the open weekends.

How long does the Covid-19 antigen rapid test take and how long do I have to wait for the result?

The quick test takes approximately 10 minutes to complete. You will receive within 15 minutes after the taking the Covid-19 antigen rapid test the test result. You have the choice to wait for the results on site or to receive these test results by e-mail. In both cases you will know almost immediately whether or not you are infected with the coronavirus.

How reliable is the Covid-19 antigen rapid test?

Test Snel Covid only works with reliable tests, which are approved by the Ministry of Health, Welfare and Sport and the National Institute for Public Health and the Environment (RIVM). Our quick tests on corona bear the CE mark, which indicates that they meet all requirements. They become performed by a trained professional.

How is the antigen test administered?

With an antigen test or corona rapid test, a little nasal mucus taken from you (swab collection). The mucus sample is examined for the presence of the coronavirus. The approved antigen test carries it CE mark. A positive antigen test indicates an active Covid-19 infection.

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