Why choose PCR/DNA testing at East Houston Hospital & Clinics?
We make testing simple and stress free. Call to schedule an appointment or pre-register online. Located in the East Houston area, there are no long lines or long waits. You will receive your results electronically in 72 hours or less and we accept most forms of insurance. Get peace of mind with the gold standard of COVID-19 testing in our convenient and comfortable setting.
TO REGISTER FOR TESTING CALL 713-330-3887 OR CLICK THE BUTTON BELOW TO GET STARTED
FREQUENTLY ASKED QUESTIONS
QUESTION: Of all the available tests — which is the most reliable?
The most reliable is the PCR/DNA test which the CDC and FDA consider the gold standard
QUESTION : What symptoms necessitate getting tested?
Fever, difficulty breathing, loss of taste or smell, fatigue, muscle/body aches and sore throat
QUESTION : Is the PCR test painful?
Specimen is collected via saliva or a nasal swab which is moderately invasive and can be uncomfortable
QUESTION : What is the cost for the PCR test?
EHHC accepts most insurance policies including Medicare and worker’s comp or self-pay at $200.00
QUESTION : If I test positive — what should I do?
You must immediately quarantine and isolate yourself from others then schedule a virtual visit with your primary care physician
COVID-19 Risk Screening
To register for COVID-19 testing call 713-330-3887 or complete our quick screener. Based on public health guidelines and your responses, you will learn if you qualify for testing through this program.
Important: If you are experiencing severe symptoms, please visit the ER immediately.