IN THE FIGHT WITH YOU

Gibson Diagnostic has proudly mobilized our resources, along with our trusted partners to expedite COVID-19 testing for your patients – with results in just 24 to 48 hours. Each team member takes this personally. And we are here to help!

This site is for healthcare providers. If you are a patient and experiencing symptoms associated with COVID-19 or believe someone under your care is experiencing these symptoms, please consult your physician or other healthcare provider. This test must be administered, and specimen collected by a healthcare provider and sent to Gibson following our standard test protocol, CDC criterion for who should be tested, and HHS prioritization guidance. This site provides essential information for patients, and healthcare providers.

RISK AND
QUARANTINE
CRITERIA

For more information, about COVID-19, including symptoms, prevention tips and other resources, please visit cdc.gov, dshs.texas.gov/coronavirus or call the Department of State Health Services at 2-1-1 and select Option 6.

VULNERABLE POPULATIONS

 

  • Individuals who meet the following criteria are considered vulnerable populations for contracting COVID-19. These individuals should avoid large crowds and practice strict social distancing:
    • Individuals age 60 and older.
    • Individuals with serious chronic medical conditions like heart disease, diabetes or lung disease.
  • Everyone should take steps to protect vulnerable populations from COVID-19 and other illnesses by understanding the risks and practicing good hygiene and hand washing habits, staying home when sick and disinfecting surfaces regularly.

MEDIUM RISK

Advised Voluntary Quarantine

  • The Department of Public Health advises a Voluntary Quarantine to individuals and ask that they self-monitor if they meet one or more of the following criteria:
    • Traveled from areas with sustained community transmission and have no symptoms.
    • Have symptoms of COVID-19 but have not traveled to areas with sustained community transmission.
    • Been in the same indoor environment as a person with COVID-19 for a limited amount of time and without close contact.

LOW RISK

Self-Monitor

  • Those that fall into the Low Risk category are free to move about the community but should self-monitor, avoid large crowds, practice social distancing, avoid vulnerable populations and avoid public transportation if they meet the following criteria but have no COVID-19 symptoms:
    • Traveled from any other area in the United States or internationally where the extent of COVID-19 spread is unknown.
    • Been in the same indoor environment as a person with COVID-19 for a limited amount of time and without close contact.

HIGH RISK

Quarantine Order

  • The Department of Public Health will issue a Quarantine Order to individuals if they meet one or more of the following criteria:
    • Have a positive COVID-19 test.
    • Have a known close contact to someone with a positive COVID-19 test.
    • Those under an Advised Voluntary Quarantine with further evidence of infection.

SOCIAL DISTANCING FOR ESSENTIAL BUSINESSES.

REGULARLY CLEAN HIGH-TOUCH SURFACES.

MAINTAIN SIX FEET OF DISTANCE BETWEEN INDIVIDUALS.

PROVIDE CLEANING SUPPLIES FOR YOUR BUSINESS.

HAVE HAND SANITIZER AND HAND WASHING STATIONS READILY AVAILABLE.

COVID-19 TESTING WHEN YOU NEED IT – NOW!

Gibson Diagnostic has proudly mobilized our resources, along with our trusted partners to expedite COVID-19 testing for your patients – with results in just 24 to 48 hours. Our team is standing by to assist you and your staff with this essential testing with the highest level of one-on-one service to deliver the highest quality results. We have worked diligently to increase our test capacity in response to this public health crisis to help you provide the peace of mind your patients deserve.

Pricing Information

During the emergency period declared under Section 319 of the Public Health Service Act (42 U.S.C. 247d), each provider of a diagnostic test for COVID–19 shall make public the cash price for such test [Ref: CARES Act Sec. 3202(b)(1)].

COVID-19 Diagnostic Test Cash Price: $150.00*

*All health insurance carriers cover the full cost of diagnostic COVID-19 testing and collection. The Federal Government covers the cost of testing for uninsured individuals.