Covid 19 and Serology Testing at Rambam

Corona Tests

Coronavirus and Serology Testing at Rambam Health Care Campus

For Foreign Nationals and Israelis Traveling in  Israel or abroad


1. PCR Tests for Coronavirus (COVID-19)

PCR tests for COVID-19 are available at Rambam. These are molecular tests performed to detect the unique genetic material of the coronavirus in the respirato system. The two-minute examination is carried out by inserting a sterile cottswab into the mouth cavity and nostril for sample collection. The swab is then inserted into a container and sent to Rambam’s Virology Lab for testing.

For those traveling abroad, please bring your passport to the examination.

Results from the routine PCR test are provided within 24 hours.

Results from the rapid PCR test are provided within 9 hours.

Location, Days, and Hours

Testing Station (facing the Emergency Room plaza)

Sunday-Thursday: 7:30 am-2:00 pm*

Additionally: Sunday, Tuesday, and Thursday: 4:00 pm-7:00 pm*

Friday: 7:30 am-12:00 pm

*Rapid PCR tests are only available in the morning, until 12:00 pm.

Non-citizens who arrive at the Testing Station during normal examination hours do not have to make an appointment in advance. Payment will be made at the time of examination. Be sure to bring your passport.

Israeli citizens may schedule an appointment and pay in advance.
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Prices

  • Routine PCR Test: 297 NIS (results within 24 hours)
  • Rapid PCR Test: 500 NIS (results within 9 hours)

Receipt of Test Results

  • Results will be sent to the email address you have provided within 9-24 hours from the time of the examination (depending on the test [routine or rapid]) you choose).
  • If you do not receive an email with the results, please text this WhatsApp number: 050-9140045.

Questions? Contact us at [email protected] or call: 04-7771652


 

2. Serology Tests

Were you vaccinated abroad or are you recovering from COVID-19 and need a serology test in order to end your isolation?

A serology test is a simple blood test (without the need to fast beforehand or any other special preparation) that checks for the presence of coronavirus lgG antibodies.

No need to make an appointment!

If you are not an Israeli citizen, you can get tested, during the appropriate hours, without making an appointment. You will make payment at the time of your examination.

Location, Days, and Hours

Testing Station (facing the Emergency Room plaza)

Sunday-Friday: 7:30 am-2:00 pm

Additionally: Sunday, Tuesday, and Thursday: 4:00 pm-7:00 pm

The blood samples are analyzed in Rambam’s Virology Lab.

Price

 225 NIS

Receipt of Test Results

  • Results will be sent to the email address you have provided within 2 business days from the date of the examination.
  • If you do not receive an email with the results, please text to this WhatsApp number: 050-9140045.

Questions? Contact us at [email protected] or call: 04-7771652


 

3. Coronavirus and Serology Testing at Home or at Your Hotel

You can make an appointment for us to test you at your home or hotel.

Days and Hours

Monday and Wednesday: 7:00 am-7:00 pm

Friday: 7:00 am-12:00 pm

We perform tests anywhere from Pardes Hanna-Karkur in the south to Acco (Acre) in the north.

To make an appointment, email us at: [email protected] or call: 04-7771652.