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Collect your sample from the comfort of home. No need to visit a doctor or lab. COVx-HT has everything you need in one convenient kit. Once returned to our lab, results are available from the secure portal within 48 hours.
Results are available online via our secure HIPAA compliant portal.
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Everything you need in one box. Read the instructions. Collect your sample. Send it back. That's it.
Our lab processes results within 48 to 72 hours of receipt. Everything is available via a secure online portal.
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HOME SPECIMEN COLLECTION KIT
FOR IN VITRO DIAGNOSTIC USE
BEFORE YOU START
PLEASE READ ALL OF THE INSTRUCTIONS BEFORE BEGINNING COLLECTION
DO NOT USE TEST IF THE BOX SEAL IS BROKEN
• You will need access to a device and Internet to retrieve results •
1 Your box contains everything you need to collect your sample and return the sample to the lab for processing. Do not dispose of the blue COVx-HT box. You will use this box to return your sample to the lab.
2 Wash and dry your hands. Open the COVx-HT box and remove the swab package, specimen bag, and collection tube. Place the items on a clean dry surface. Set the COVx-HT box to the side.
3 Take one of the sterile swabs out of the package. Hold the swab by the stem, and do not touch the ends of the swab. Set the package of swabs to the side.
4 Using your other hand, gently unscrew the cap from the collection tube. Hold the tube in your hand. Do not spill the liquid. Do not drink the liquid.
5 Insert the tip of the swab in your right nostril until the cotton is not visible. Rotate the swab in a circle against the inside of your right nostril at least 4 times. Take the swab out of your nostril.
6 Using the same side of the swab insert the swab into your left nostril and repeat Step 4. A damp sample is required. NOTE: If your sinuses are unusually dry, you may need to try collecting the sample again with a new swab, repeating Step 4 and Step 5.
7 Place the swab into the collection tube with the side that went into your nose placed into the liquid. Screw the tube cap back on to reseal the collection tube. Be sure to tighten the cap securely.
8 Carefully set down the tube. Wash and dry your hands. Insert the collection tube into the specimen bag. Seal the specimen bag by removing the protective strip and folding the bag over onto the adhesive.
9 Remove the envelope from the COVx-HT box. Place the sealed specimen bag in the COVx-HT box and close the lid. Place the box inside the envelope, remove the adhesive cover strip, and seal the envelope closed.
12When your test results are ready you will receive a secure download link via email. Simply visit the link, provide the required authentication information, and download your report.
THE KIT INCLUDES:
- 1 Collection Tube Filled with Saline
- 1 Pack of Five Sterile Cotton Swabs
- 1 Biohazardous Specimen Bag
- 1 COVx-HT Package
- 1 Return Envelope
- 1 Instructions For Use
Vivera Pharmaceuticals, Inc
26021 Pala Drive, Suite A
Mission Viejo, CA 92691
This home collection kit has not been FDA cleared or approved.
This home collection kit has been authorized only for the home collection and maintenance of nasal swab specimens as an aid in detection of nucleic acid from SARS-CoV-2, not for any other viruses or pathogens.
This home collection kit in combination with the authorized test is only authorized for the duration of the declaration that circumstances exist justifying the authorization of emergency use of in vitro diagnostic tests for detection and/ or diagnosis of COVID-19 under Section 564(b)(1) of the Act, 21 U.S.C. § 360bbb-3(b)(1), unless the authorization is terminated or revoked sooner
Easy to use, without the hassle.
What is COVx-HT?
COVx-HT utilizes an FDA Authorized saliva collection device and the ThermoFisher TaqPath RT-PCR COVID-19 Kit to detect the SARS-CoV-2 virus in individuals experiencing symptoms of COVID-19. After a brief online medical screening with a telehealth provider, your kit is sent straight to your door.
CLIA and CAP Certified Laboratory Testing
Frequently Asked Questions
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COVx-HT contains everything you need to collect a test sample at home. Your box contains detailed instructions and a user friendly demonstration video is available on our website.
You do not perform the test yourself, the test to determine if you are infected with SARS-CoV-2 is performed by our qualified CLIA laboratory services provider.
This test requires an easy to swab lower nasal sample. Do not use saliva or blood to provide a sample.
Included in the COVx-HT package are the instruction sheet, a sterile swab for sample collection, a sample tube containing saline solution, a biohazardous sample bag, and a return shipment envelope.
After using the swab and inserting it into the sample tube, the tube is placed in the biohazardous sample bag and into the return shipment envelope. Simply drop the shipment envelope off at the carrier’s facility within 24 hours of collecting the sample. Within 48 hours of receipt by the lab, your test results will be available on your portal. Easy.
Under Federal law, your insurance provider may cover the cost of COVx-HT. Learn more here.
Vivera is not a healthcare provider or a laboratory. We cannot bill your insurance directly on your behalf. COVx-HT may be covered by your FSA or HSA plan.
Your order will be processed within 12-24 hours. Generally, orders that are placed before 1:00pm Pacific Time Monday through Friday are shipped same day.
All orders are shipped via FedEx expedited. There are no additional fees for shipping.
Upon shipment you will receive a confirmation email with tracking. We will also send you an email once your order is delivered.
Upon receipt of your sample, you will receive a confirmation email. When your test results are ready, you will receive a second email with a secure link to download and view your results.
Due to HIPPA regulations, each test must be matched exactly to the patient collecting the sample.
COVx-HT is available in the United States pursuant to your state’s laws on home test collection. You must be over the age of 18.
Only those currently experiencing COVID-19 symptoms are eligible to order COVx-HT at this time.
If you’re experiencing severe symptoms, such as difficulty breathing, seek medical attention right away. The CDC recommends calling your healthcare provider immediately.
The RT-PCR test used to run your COVx-HT sample is 97% to 100% sensitive and nearly 100% specific to the COVID-19 causing SARS-CoV-2 virus. The RT-PCR test used currently has FDA Emergency Use Authorization under the guidelines provided by the FDA. Click here to read more about the use of RT-PCR testing in the diagnoses of COVID-19.
Under proper conditions, your kit can be stored for up to 6 months. Do not refrigerate, freeze, or expose COVx-HT to direct sunlight or high heat. Keep out of humid environments such as your kitchen or bathroom.
For the most accurate testing we suggest you perform your swab within 24 hours of receiving your kit and send the sample back to our lab within 24 hours of collecting your sample. Expedited shipping to and from your home is on us.
COVID-19 testing made easy.
*If the delivery address is within the service area of our Same Day Delivery Service. Otherwise, choose the best shipping option for you. Results are usually back from the lab within 48 hours. All orders received before 3pm PST Monday through Friday are shipped the same day. Anticipate 1-2 days for receipt to you and receipt of the sample for processing. For fastest turn-around, please send your sample back to the lab the same day you receive your kit.