*** PLEASE READ OUR COVID TESTING POLICY & INFO BELOW ***
Steps in getting COVID 19 test and appointments online:
Request an appointment date/time-DO NOT SHOW UP at this appointment time-this is when the doctor will call you first to talk about your symptoms, prescribe medications, etc.
Once we confirm appointment date/time; will send ONLINE paperwork to fill out and return to us electronically-take less than 10 minutes
A provider will call and speak with you at the appointment date/time
The provider will then schedule the test during our testing time above
If you have an order from the doctor-you do not need to speak to our provider. We need up to 24 hours in advance to schedule your test.
Our staff will call you to set up a testing date/time once the order is received from your doctor
Employees being tested through an employer plan should follow rules given to them by their employer for testing
The online paperwork is a REQUIRED STEP before the doctor will call. Without this demographic forms returned online or emailed to us. We CANNOT call/test you.
COMPREHENSIVE MEDICAL CARE
for adults and children
Kansas City North, MO Gardner, KS
In office hours aand telemedicine hours are as above.
Last appointment/patient accepted is 5 minutes prior to closing.
CLOSED ON MAJOR HOLIDAYS (New Year's, Easter, Memorial Day, Independence Day, Labor Day,Thanksgiving, and Christmas)
We are doing our best to serve as many patients as possible during this pandemic. Please be sure to read the requirements and policies for COVID testing The policies in place are set up for the safety of all our patients and staff.
COVID-19 NASAL SWAB WITH RESULT IN 15 MINUTES!!!. If you experience any of the following symptoms: fever, diarrhea, loss of taste/smell, body ache/fatigue, malaise, sore throat, cough, or shortness of breath or you are >65 years of age. Or have Diabetes, COPD, Smoking, Asthma, Hypertension, or a depressed immune system, please schedule a telemedicine call with our provider for COVID-19 testing. We accept orders from your doctors as well.
The FDA has granted Emergency Use Authorization to the manufacturing lab we have ordered our test through.
***Even if you DO NOT have insurance, but experience ANY of the above symptoms, our clinic currently offers FREE telephone visits and FREE TESTING. FREE only for the un-insured through the Care Act, we will need a DL or SSN to be able to submit your info to the Care Act and they will have to approve you as uninsured before we can be reimbursed for these, please note it is FRAUD to state you have no insurance and need assistance through this program if you do currently have active insurance coverage. Our goal is trying to identify those with mild/no symptoms, encourage social distancing, and protect those that are most vulnerable to this deadly virus in this pandemic.
***If you have insurance; but testing for COVID-19 is not a covered service and you receive a bill from our clinics and CANNOT pay this bill (due to job loss/reduced income during this pandemic, etc); please call the Billing at 866-998-1313 (also listed on the statement) from 9Am to 4Pm. Leave a message if they do not answer (on a high call volume as well). They will absolutely work with you. You may have to sign a short financial statement for us so that we can reduce your bill or write it off. As always, please call your insurance carrier first to verify coverage before testing. Self-pay price is $75***
ANTI-BODY TESTING!!! The antibody test shows if you had a past infection of COVID 19 and have recovered within the last 2 weeks. Results are available in 2-10 minutes and performed on site. Because antibody testing is not 100% accurate the FDA still recommends social distancing/stay at home guidelines. If your test is positive, we are required to also follow it up with a nasal swab test since the antibody test can give a positive result on more than just COVID-19 (other Corona Virus examples that could cause positive result are Influenza and RSV). Broad antibody testing could give the U.S. a better picture of how many people have already been infected and who may have immunity. For additional information on why widespread testing is being used see the attached link for the FDA's website: https://www.fda.gov/news-events/press-announcements/coronavirus-covid-19-update-serological-test-validation-and-education-efforts.