PCR Test by Mail
Conduct a lab certified Covid-19 RT-PCR test from your home or hotel anywhere in Canada and the United States with direct emailed results within 24-48 hours.
Before You Go On
Looking for a Covid-19 Antibody test or PCR test at one of our offices?
Visit our website to learn more and to book an appointment at one of our Ichor office locations to complete an IgM/IgG Serology Antibody test, or an in person PCR test.
About The Test
Fisher TaqPath™ RT-PCR COVID-19
StageZero, a CLIA certified high complexity lab located in Richmond, Virginia, utilizes the Fisher TaqPath™ Combo Kit to provide 99.99% accurate SARS-COV-2 RT-PCR Results.
The test was authorized by Health Canada on March 18, 2020.
About the Program
Watch this video for an overview of the program and what to expect!
Whether you need a Covid-19 travel test in Atlantic Canada or Calgary Alberta, the PCR Testing kits for one or two people are quick and affordable !
How the Program Works
Step 1 - Purchase Your Test Kit(s)
A PCR Covid travel test kit, including saliva self collection devices, an instruction card, and all required shipping supplies and pre-paid return label to the lab will be mailed to your home or business. Order your kit at least 2 weeks prior to your departure from Canada.
Step 2 - Register with StageZero and Ichor
Inside the box is an instruction card to guide you through registration with the lab, booking a video witness appointment with Ichor, and return shipping to the lab. Take your test kit with you on your trip and DO NOT open the saliva kit until your video witness session.
Step 3 - Complete and Ship Your Sample
The day before your appointment call 1-800-GO-FEDEX to schedule an EXPRESS pick up for the afternoon of your test.
Will Not Work for Monday and Tuesday Flights!
FedEx does not operate on Sundays.
When planning your travel, understand the testing/resulting schedule.
A Friday test will receive results by Saturday night, which is good for Sunday Flights.
A Monday test would receive results by Tuesday evening which is good for a Wednesday Flight.
PLEASE ALLOW A MINIMUM OF 7 BUSINESS DAYS TO RECEIVE YOUR KITS ONCE YOU HAVE PLACED YOUR ORDER.