How is the virus transmitted?
  • The virus can be spread through droplets.  These droplets are released when a person coughs or sneezes.  The Droplets can stay in the air for up to 3 hours. 
  • The virus can live on some hard surfaces for up to 3 days and then introduced into the body by touching of the face.
  • The virus may be spread through feces as well.

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1. What is COVID-19 aka Coronavirus?
2. What are the symptoms of Coronavirus?
3. Who can get Coronavirus?
4. How is the virus transmitted?
5. How can the illness be prevented?
6. What are the different types of tests?
7. Which test is offered here?
8. Is this test FDA approved?
9. Which lab is being used for this test?
10. Is this tested covered by insurance or is there a cost for this test?
11. Who should be tested?
12. Can I come if I am sick?
13. If I have COVID now, can I come to be tested again?
14. If I had COVID and then tested negative, should I test again?
15. How do I get tested?
16. What do I need to bring to my appointment?
17. What is the schedule for testing?
18. How long will the test take?
19. Is the test painful?
20. How long will the test results take?
21. How will I be notified of my results?
22. What if my test is positive?
23. What about immunity?