66902 - Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (RT-PCR)

Material & Volume
  • Gargling water
  • Gargling water with drinking straw
Reference values
Age Sex Pregnant Range Unit
All No negative
Clinical Information

The sample collection must be carried out under the supervision of practice staff to ensure that the sample material originates from the patient himself/herself.

The results are reported to the authorities in accordance with federal guidelines.

Coronavirus (SARS-CoV-2) results are available on Sundays from 4:00 p.m. at the earliest.

From 05.04.2021 on, the analyses for the SARS-CoV-2 Spike mutations are no longer carried out automatically. These analyses can be requested subsequently (analysis no. 66903, no mandatory service of the health insurance companies).

Dynamic pricing model according to the Federal Office of Public Health:
CHF 82 from 15.03.2021 to 21.03.2021
CHF 74 from 22.03.2021 to 04.04.2021
CHF 70 from 05.04.2021 to 18.04.2021
CHF 74 from 19.04.2021 to 20.06.2021
CHF 82 from 21.06.2021 to 05.09.2021
CHF 74 from 06.09.2021 to 21.11.2021
CHF 70 from 22.11.2021 to 28.11.2021
CHF 64 from 29.11.2021 to 10.04.2022
CHF 70 from 11.04.2022 to 17.04.2022
CHF 74 from 18.04.2022 to 24.04.2022
CHF 82 from 25.04.2022 to 31.12.2022

Together with the analysis "Coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 (RT-PCR)" (66913 Swab, 66902
pharyngeal lavage/saliva), a COVID certificate can be requested. For this purpose, the profile 66990 must be ordered additionally.
In case of a negative result, a certificate is issued which is valid for 72 hours from the time of sample collection (only if the patient is a self-payer; no certificate is issued for examinations according to the sampling strategy).
In case of a positive result, a certificate is issued in any case. The validity of the convalescent certificate starts on the 11th day after testing and lasts 365 days in Switzerland from the positive test result. (Validity in countries that are members of the EU/EFTA gateway: 270 days from positive result)

Vaccinated or previously recovered persons can request a certificate on the website of the canton of residence.

You may find current information using the links below.

More information
Product names
Analyses groups
  • COVID-19
  • 2019-nCOV
Position / Price
Position: 01.01.1150
Price: CHF 82.00
+ Processing fee:
(per order and per day)
CHF 21.60
  • PCR
Executing laboratory
labor team w ag
Blumeneggstrasse 55
9403 Goldach
Execution time
1 day
During opening-hours:
Outside opening-hours: