PCR Testing Nanaimo

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Our private COVID testing clinic serves all of Nanaimo and Vancouver Island residents. We have other travel clinics locations in Metro Vancouver and YVR airport for added convenience if you are travelling. Our Nanaimo travel clinic for private COVID 19 testing is centrally located in Nanaimo near the ferry terminal.
PCR bookings must be booked before 2:15 PM.


Get Private Covid Tests In Canada
Get Private Covid Tests In Canada
Private COVID testing is fast and easy. Your test will take 5 minutes, and you'll have the results by email. Our Nanaimo PCR testing lab is easy to book an appointment with.


Once you have your results you'll be free to travel or go to work.
Get back to doing what you do with a quick rapid or PCR test Nanaimo!
PCR Testing
PCR - Detects the presence of viral RNA. It is very accurate and efficient. This test is able to detect COVID-19 infection even before the person displays symptoms.
Rapid Antigen Test
This COVID-19 test detects certain proteins in the virus. Using a nasal swab to get a sample. Antigen test results are usually ready within 45 minutes.
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Testing is quick and easy. 

For the rapid test, you can get your results back within 30 minutes normally. 

For the PCR test, we aim to conduct the test with you in about 10 minutes.

Next, the PCR test materials are sent to an independent laboratory. You will receive the PCR results by email.

We've taken extreme precautions to keep our staff and patients safe and to do our part to help slow the spread of COVID-19 in our communities. Patients will be asked to wait outside in their cars and will be called into the clinic one at a time for their test. We are also adhering to the highest standards and clean the clinic thoroughly in-between every appointment.

Rapid test results are sent to you on the spot results while you wait.

Once your COVID test sample is run through our approved, accredited lab, you will receive your results by email.

ALL rapid antigen test results will be sent in digital form only to the e-mail address listed on your booking. CVM Medical will not be providing paper copies of your results.

Please ensure that the information you have entered accurately matches that of the passport with which you are travelling, as well as, verify your e-mail address is correct. Any incorrect information may result in a possible delay of your testing time or receipt of your test results. Make certain all of this information is confirmed prior to checking in with CVM Medical.

We will provide you with a letter signed by our Physician Medical Director and your COVID-19 certificate for travels, which you can then use to travel, work and play. Your COVID negative certificate is valid for airlines, embassies, immigration and customs. See our Nanaimo covid consent form if you need this information as well.

CVM Medical is a leading private COVID testing laboratory in Canada. We currently offer private COVID testing stations by Appointment Only. Click this link to find the nearest private COVID 19 testing station near you in Canada.

If you require an emergency, urgent or STAT private COVID-19 test for work, travel or other reasons that fall outside of public health, please contact us at 1-833-332-7007 or email help@covid-medical.ca with the subject line: URGENT/STAT Test

Our Customer Service Representatives will create an emergency appointment for you at one of our clinic locations and our COVID testing team will arrange space whether or not our clinic is full that day - we will get you in on an emergency basis, or if you prefer, we will organize one of our sample collection technicians to visit you at your location to collect your private COVID test for travel or work.

A STAT/Emergency/RUSH COVID-19 test requires us to interrupt our normal COVID-19 private lab processing runs and as such, additional fees apply for an emergency test run. a Customer Service Representative will discuss these fees with you.

The CVM Guarantee provides our customers with the peace of mind, knowing that your private COVID-19 test results will be returned to you quickly.

Unlike CVM, our competitors tell you that they won't guarantee anything at all, meaning, you risk missing your flight or not being allowed back to your worksite if you can't get timely results from clinics who don't take your COVID testing and travel plans seriously.

CVM Medical is run by travel medical professionals - Flight Nurses and Physicians with decades of international medical and travel experience. When you need reliable results, quickly - count on the CVM Guarantee.

We understand that travel plans can change quickly, which is why CVM offers our customers FREE cancellation at anytime without penalty. If you need to cancel or reschedule your COVID PCR or Rapid Antigen Test with CVM, you can do so anytime without charge. That’s the CVM Guarantee.