New drive-thru Covid rapid testing facility opens in Kilkenny
A new Drive-Through Covid-19 Testing Facility is set to open today in Kilkenny.
The Tropical Medical Bureau (TMB) this week opened the new drive-through PCR testing service at Ayrfield Medical centre.
The facility provides a fast, convenient, and safe way for those who are travelling and those who are returning from travel to be tested for the virus. It will provide an express RT-PCR screening service, guaranteeing results and a Covid-19 travel clearance certification within 24 to 36 hours, The tests, results, and certification costs €120 per person.
Speaking about the new service, Dr Frank Chambers, GP Partner at Ayrfield Medical Centre, said: “We are delighted to partner with TMB on the drive-thru service.
“This is a convenient service that is lean in terms of turnaround that will benefit patients in the South East. We are excited to provide this innovative service.”
People can schedule tests by going online and visiting www.tmb.ie.