Information about COVID tests at our medical center

Would you like to run a COVID test at our medical center?

Please click on the links below that best defines your need. You will find important information and be able to book an online appointment.

I need to do a COVID test…

  • to get a travel certificate in English (rapid test or PCR)

    IMPORTANT! Please read all the information below before making an appointment (only online using the electronic calendar below).

    • Times to perform a COVID-19 test (rapid or PCR): Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 17:00. Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 10:00 to 16:00
    • Insured card: please bring your health insurance card.
    • Identity document (passport or identity card): please bring the identity document with which you will travel to carry out the administrative aspects and establish the medical document that will allow you to travel.
    • Choice of test: The situation in connection with the epidemic is changing: it requires regular adaptations by the countries and airlines. It is the responsibility of the traveler to find out in advance about the type of test to be carried out and to assume the consequences as to the type of test requested and the time limit (depending on the place of destination, airline, etc.). For children under 12 years: PCR oral smear only without consultation with a pediatrician.
    • Price of PCR tests: 156.- (50.- invoiced by the medical center for on-site care and smear and 106.- billed by Synlab laboratory for analysis costs).
    • Price of rapid/antigenic tests: free of charge (currently all rapid tests are covered by the Confederation, including for travel and the COVID Certificate with QR Code).
    • Time to obtain the results: PCR: 12-24 hours (usually in the afternoon of the day following the test) with a travel certificate. Quick tests: within 60 minutes. The results are sent by SMS.
    • Receive the Covid Certificate for the rapid test: Download the Swiss “COVID Certificate” app today by clicking on this link: https://certivd.ch/generateTransferCode.html
    • Where are the tests and analyses carried out? PCR test: test carried out in our medical center; analysis in an external laboratory. Rapid test: test and analysis in our medical center.
    • When to make an appointment? See the diagram below.

  • for a hospitalization

    IMPORTANT! Please read all the information below before making an appointment (only online using the electronic calendar below).

    • Times to perform a COVID-19 test (rapid or PCR): Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 17:00. Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 10:00 to 16:00
    • Insured card: please bring your health insurance card.
    • Identity document: Please bring an identity document.
    • Price of PCR tests: 156.- (i.e. 50.- invoiced by our medical center for on-site care and smear and 106.- charged by Synlab laboratory for analysis costs). Please arrange with your employer for reimbursement if they request a PCR test rather than a quick one.
    • Price of rapid tests:free of charge (currently all rapid tests are covered by the Confederation, including for travel).
    • Time to obtain results: PCR test: 24-48 hours (usually in the afternoon of the day following the test). Quick test: within 60 minutes.
    • Where are the tests and analyses carried out? PCR test: test carried out in our medical; analysis in an external laboratory. Rapid test: test and analysis in our medical center.
    • For more information:   “COVID-19 test centers – vaud cantonal sector”.
    • Make an appointment: please use the electronic calendar below.

  • for a meeting

    IMPORTANT! Please read all the information below before making an appointment (only online using the electronic calendar below).

    • Times to perform a COVID-19 test (rapid or PCR): Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 17:00. Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 10:00 to 16:00
    • Insured card: please bring your health insurance card.
    • Identity document: Please bring an identity document.
    • Price of PCR tests: 156.- (i.e. 50.- invoiced by our medical center for on-site care and smear and 106.- charged by Synlab laboratory for analysis costs). Please arrange with your employer for reimbursement if they request a PCR test rather than a quick one.
    • Price of rapid tests:free of charge (currently all rapid tests are covered by the Confederation, including for travel).
    • Time to obtain results: PCR test: 24-48 hours (usually in the afternoon of the day following the test). Quick test: within 60 minutes.
    • Where are the tests and analyses carried out? PCR test: test carried out in our medical; analysis in an external laboratory. Rapid test: test and analysis in our medical center.
    • For more information:   “COVID-19 test centers – vaud cantonal sector”.
    • Make an appointment: please use the electronic calendar below.

  • know if I have COVID-19

    IMPORTANT! Please read all the information below before making an appointment.

    • Times to perform a COVID-19 test (rapid or PCR): Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 17:00. Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 10:00 to 16:00
    • Insured card: please bring your health insurance card.
    • Identity document: Please bring an identity document.
    • Choice of test (rapid or PCR): person symptomatic for less than 4 days: rapid test unless criterion of exclusion of rapid tests. Person who has been in contact with a positive person: rapid test or PCR (from the 5th  day after the 1st  contact).
    • Price of the test: the costs are covered by the Confederation.
    • Time to obtain results: PCR test: 24-48 hours (usually in the afternoon of the day following the test). Quick test: within 60 minutes.
    • Where are the tests and analyses carried out? PCR test: test carried out at the centre; analysis in an external laboratory. Quick test: test and analysis in the center.
    • when? As soon as the coronacheck test recommends it:  http://www.coronacheck.ch or as soon as symptoms appear.
    • For more information:   “COVID-19 test centers – vaud cantonal sector”.
    • Make an appointment for a child: for symptomatic children under 16 years old: on registration via the pediatric department of the CMGV (021 566 59 50 # 3 Pediatrics).
    • Make an appointment for an adult: please use the electronic calendar below. If no appointment is available online, please contact us on 021 56 59 50 # 4.

  • for a check following a positive self-test

    IMPORTANT! Please read all the information below before making an appointment.

    • Times to perform a COVID-19 test (rapid or PCR): Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 17:00. Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 10:00 to 16:00
    • Insured card: please bring your health insurance card.
    • Identity document: Please bring an identity document.
    • Choice of test (rapid or PCR): person symptomatic for less than 4 days: Rapid test unless criterion of exclusion of rapid tests.
    • Price of the test: free (the costs are covered by the Confederation)
    • Time to obtain results: PCR test: 24-48 hours (usually in the afternoon of the day following the test). Quick test: within 60 minutes.
    • Where are the tests and analyses carried out? PCR test: test carried out in our medical center; analysis in an external laboratory. Rapid test: test and analysis in our medical center.
    • When? As soon as the coronacheck test recommends it:  http://www.coronacheck.ch or as soon as symptoms appear.
    • For more information:   “COVID-19 test centers – vaud cantonal sector”.
    • Make an appointment for a child: for symptomatic children under 16 years old: on registration via the pediatric department of the CMGV (021 566 59 50 # 3 Pediatrics).
    • Make an appointment for an adult: please use the electronic calendar below. If no appointment is available online, please contact us on 021 56 59 50 # 4.

  • to respond to the request of the cantonal doctor

    IMPORTANT! Please read all the information below before making an appointment.

    • Times to perform a COVID-19 test (rapid or PCR): Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 17:00. Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 10:00 to 16:00
    • Insured card: please bring your health insurance card.
    • Identity document: Please bring an identity document.
    • Choice of test: quick.
    • Price of the test: free (the costs are covered by the Confederation).
    • Time to obtain results: PCR test: 24-48 hours (usually in the afternoon of the day following the test). Quick test: within 60 minutes.
    • Where are the tests and analyses carried out? PCR test: test carried out in our medical centre; analysis in an external laboratory. Rapid test: test and analysis in our medical center.
    • when? As soon as the coronacheck test recommends it:  http://www.coronacheck.ch or as soon as symptoms appear.
    • For more information:   “COVID-19 test centers – vaud cantonal sector”.
    • Make an appointment for a child: for symptomatic children under 16 years old: on registration via the pediatric department of the CMGV (021 566 59 50 # 3 Pediatrics).
    • Make an appointment for an adult: please use the electronic calendar below. If no appointment is available online, please contact us on 021 56 59 50 # 4.

  • to reduce my quarantine time from 10 to 7 days

    IMPORTANT! Please read all the information below before making an appointment (only online using the electronic calendar below).

    • Times to perform a COVID-19 test (rapid or PCR): Monday to Friday from 9:00 to 17:00. Saturday, Sunday and public holidays from 10:00 to 16:00
    • Insured card: please bring your health insurance card.
    • Identity document: Please bring an identity document.
    • Choice of test: quick.
    • Price of the test: free (the costs are covered by the Confederation).
    • Time to obtain results: PCR test: 24-48 hours (usually in the afternoon of the day following the test). Quick test: within 60 minutes.
    • Where are the tests and analyses carried out? PCR test: test carried out in our medical center; analysis in an external laboratory. Rapid test: test and analysis carried out in our medical center.
    • When? As soon as the coronacheck test recommends it:  http://www.coronacheck.ch or as soon as symptoms appear.
    • For more information:   “COVID-19 test centers – vaud cantonal sector”.
    • Make an appointment for a child: for symptomatic children under 16 years old: on registration via the pediatric department of the CMGV (021 566 59 50 # 3 Pediatrics).
    • Make an appointment for an adult: please use the electronic calendar below. If no appointment is available online, please contact us on 021 56 59 50 # 4.