Getting COVID-19 Test Results
If your healthcare provider or a telemedicine program ordered a COVID-19 test from Labcorp, your result will be delivered directly to a Labcorp Patient™ account as soon as it is available.* You can create an account anytime.
For the test to determine if you have COVID-19 (swab test): The current average time to deliver results for the COVID-19 swab test is 1-2 days from the date of specimen pickup.
For the test to determine if you had COVID-19 (blood/antibody test): Average delivery of result is 1-3 days from the date of specimen pickup.
If you do not see your result in your account, complete the COVID-19 Inquiry Form for a status update.
Yes. If your doctor or other healthcare provider ordered the test you can also get your result from them. You should contact your healthcare provider directly if you have questions about your test result. COVID-19 test results are reported to public health authorities as required.
*Note: If you currently have access to another patient’s result as a dependent in your Labcorp PatientTM account, you will see their result in your account as soon as it becomes available.
*Educational information provided by Merck & Co., Inc.