POSTAL Day 2 Lateral Flow tests
A lateral flow test is required for anyone entering the UK from abroad within 2 days of arrival.
COVID 19 TESTING
POSTAL Day 2 LATERAL FLOW TEST
Lateral Flow kits
A passenger Locator Reference will be sent to you as soon as the kit is purchased
+ Provider on Governments List
+ CQC Certified
+ Public Health England Evaluated
+ UKAS Accredited
+ CE Marked Test
Kit Activation Instructions
An email with detailed instructions will be sent once you have purchased a test kit. This email will contain the barcode and pin attached to each kit, which can be activated via our customer portal.
1. Access the portal https://kitactivation.coronafocus.app
2. Use the barcode and the pin to activate your kits, complete the declaration form and insert the sample taken date/time. If you do not complete the self- declaration info or label the sample date incorrectly, the auto certificate will not be sent and you will have to contact Effect Doctors to manually change this on the portal.
3. Post the test kit back using the provided pre-paid postage and packaging. Once the laboratory has received you test kit, you will receive your results within 24hrs.
The PCR swab uses samples from the back of the nose and throat to detect current, active coronavirus infection with very high accuracy. Results are analysed in a UKAS accredited medical laboratory and delivered within 48 hours.
Infection with SARS-CoV-2, an RNA virus, is diagnosed using reverse-transcriptase PCR. The assays used are highly accurate and show a minimum sensitivity of 98% and a specificity of 100%, with no cross-reactivity with other viruses.