Hawkes Health help all types of organisations in providing support and services against the threat of COVID-19.
COVID-19 PCR Test for Travel Purposes
We provide a range of testing, the RT-PCR test results are issued the NEXT DAY following your test, times vary, while our RAPID / Point of Care (POC) tests takes less than fifteen minutes. If negative, the required certification is emailed as a PDF document immediately after negative confirmation.
The COVID-19 RT-PCR swab tests requires a nose and throat swab sample, this will be taken by our trained nurses following UKAS ISO/IEC 17025 testing standards which are then analysed by our partner UKAS registered laboratories who follow UKAS ISO 5189 quality control standards. Hawkes Health have test centres in Aberdeen and Dundee.
We test up to seven days a week. We also deploy nurses to client locations, this includes offshore, wind farms and marine vessels.
You must not book an appointment if you’ve had a recent positive test and/or have COVID-19 symptoms including a temperature above 37.8°C, persistent cough, have difficulties breathing or have any changes in your taste or smell.
You can arrange an appointment once your symptoms have resolved or you have completed your self-isolation for at least 10 days.
Please click here to see our answers to the most Frequently Asked Questions regarding Covid-19 testing. This also details our cancellation policy.
Whether or not you get tested, and whether or not you find you are carrying coronavirus, always follow the government’s advice. See https://www.nhs.uk/conditions/coronavirus-COVID-19/ and the most up-to-date information can be found at https://111.nhs.uk/ if you are feeling unwell.