COVID-19 Screening

Fakeeh University Hospital now offers Covid Screening within the hospital premise as a Walk-in as well as via a Drive-through facility. You can also take the screening tests at the comfort of your home, using our home healthcare services.

  • PCR Test
  • Drive Through PCR Testing
  • Walk-In PCR Testing Center
  • Walk-In PCR Testing Tent
  • In Case of Positive Results

What is a PCR Test?

A Covid-19 PCR test is used to detect the presence for infection with SARS-CoV2. This test that looks for the RNA of the virus using a technique called RT-PCR. The test can detect as little as one virus particle in swabs taken from inside the mouth or nose & is recognized as the most reliable test for Covid-19.

Who Should Get Tested?

  • People who have symptoms of COVID-19.
  • People who have had close contact (within 6 feet for a total of 15 minutes or more) with someone with confirmed COVID-19.
  • People who have taken part in activities that put them at higher risk for COVID-19 because they cannot socially distance as needed, such as travel, attending large social or mass gatherings, or being in crowded indoor settings.
  • People who have been asked or referred to get testing by their healthcare provider.

What Might I Experience During the Test?

Minor discomfort can be felt during the procedure including an urge to sneeze, cough, and teary eyes. However, all these symptoms will disappear immediately after sample collection.

Can I have Covid-19 PCR Test at Home?

Yes, Fakeeh University Hospital team can visit your home to conduct a Covid-19 PCR test. Our team will visit with protective gear to take swab test at comfort of your home. The results of your test will be shared back with you within 24 to 48 hours.

Stay Safe!

Drive Through PCR Screening

Steps for Drive Through Screening

What Might I Experience During the Test?

Minor discomfort can be felt during the procedure including an urge to sneeze, cough, and teary eyes. However, all these symptoms will disappear immediately after sample collection.

Walk-In PCR Screening Center

Steps for Walk In Screening

What Might I Experience During the Test?

Minor discomfort can be felt during the procedure including an urge to sneeze, cough, and teary eyes. However, all these symptoms will disappear immediately after sample collection.

Walk-In PCR Screening Tent

PCR-Test Centre Tent located near DSO HQ Open Parking Area is working 24/7 and you can walk-in for a test. No prior appointment required.

Steps for Walk In Screening

What Might I Experience During the Test?

Minor discomfort can be felt during the procedure including an urge to sneeze, cough, and teary eyes. However, all these symptoms will disappear immediately after sample collection.

Contact Info

What if PCR Test Results are Positive

In case, your result is positive please make sure to follow the below instructions

Emergency Phone Numbers

  • DHA toll-free number 800 342
  • Estijaba Service (Department of Health) 800 1717
  • Ministry of Health and Prevention 800 11111
  • Alternatively, you may also call us 04 414 44 44
  • DHA toll-free number

    800342

  • Estijaba Service (Department of Health)

    800 1717

  • Ministry of Health and Prevention

    800 11111

  • Alternatively, you may also call us

    04 414 44 44