Along with high quality COVID-19 tests, Upstate offers the fastest turnaround time in the region. Nasopharyngeal COVID tests result in 24-48 hours and are immediately available through the patient’s Upstate MyChart account.
Upstate testing is part of a large academic medical center
Upstate’s testing operations are managed by top-tier nurses and staff and led by physicians. Tests are integrated into Upstate’s electronic medical record, providing individuals with easy access to documentation of results. All of Upstate’s testing platforms detect the COVID-19 variants. While the platforms do not distinguish between variants/strains, they effectively detect the current variants.