Questions about results

When can I expect my COVID-19 test results?
The results for our PCR tests are as follows: - Self-Test Kit PCR with Same Day results: if returned before 10:30am to our Oxford Clinic results are expect...
Sun, 2 Jan, 2022 at 6:01 PM
How will my COVID test results arrive?
Results are typically sent by email. If you have not received an expected result or certificate please check your spam folder before contacting the team for...
Sun, 2 Jan, 2022 at 6:03 PM
What are the possible results of my COVID test?
There are 3 outcomes of your test: Positive - You are infected with the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Please immediately follow NHS England guidance on isolation. Ne...
Sun, 2 Jan, 2022 at 6:05 PM
What do I do if I have an invalid or inconclusive COVID test result?
1-3% of PCR sample results will return an invalid or inconclusive result. This is often (but not exclusively) the result of sample collection. For self-...
Thu, 16 Dec, 2021 at 11:58 AM
My COVID test results are missing, what should I do?
There are 3 scenarios we commonly see that lead to missing results. 1. The barcode has not been registered on the laboratory website - if your barcode b...
Thu, 16 Dec, 2021 at 11:58 AM
What happens if I test positive on Day 2 or Day 8?
If you test positive for COVID from either a Day 2 or a Day 8 test, you must quarantine for a further 10 days from the day you took the test – you will rece...
Wed, 15 Dec, 2021 at 11:27 AM
What should I do if my result is positive?
The laboratory will inform Public Health England of your positive result. Please adhere to the following advice regarding a positive result: Pleas...
Wed, 22 Dec, 2021 at 4:46 PM
Do I need to register my test kit?
If your test is Salient with 12 digit numbers barcode, please go here and register your barcode.  If your test is Randox, please go here to register you...
Wed, 22 Dec, 2021 at 5:14 PM