FAQ

  1. Question: Is the test reliable?
    Answer: The tests are carried out by laboratories such as the Haarlem Regional Hospital and meet the criteria of sensitivity and care as determined by the RIVM.


  2. Question: What kind of test is performed?
    Answer: It is a (real-time) reverse transcription polymerase chain reaction (RT-PCR) on the SARS-Cov-2. E gene


  3. Question: Is the client’s family also being tested?
    Answer:
    This depends on the agreement with the client.


  4. Question: What should I do if I am tested positive?
    Answer:
    Home quarantine with the whole family according to guidelines from the RIVM.


  5. Question: What should I do if a family member has been tested positive?
    Answer: Home quarantine with the whole family according to guidelines from the RIVM.


  6. Question: Can I also get the test through the GGD?
    Answer: In addition to the express route via MediCorps, a regular referral by your own company doctor or general practitioner can take place to the GGD drive-through testing centre. For this, having Corona-like symptoms is a requirement.


  7. Question: Who will inform the company doctor of a positive test?
    Answer: Only the person concerned can do so on the basis of voluntary action.


  8. Question: Who informs the GGD in case of a positive test?
    Answer: The laboratory where the sample was processed will do this.