Antigen Rapid Test (ART)

Ministry of Health (MOH)-approved Antigen Rapid Tests (ART) are available at selected Parkway Shenton clinics islandwide.


Our ART is suitable for a wide range of needs, particularly pre-departure tests for overseas trips, and as part of regular testing for COVID-19 infections.


Available Antigen Rapid Tests at Parkway Shenton

Physical pre-departure and pre-event tests are available at Parkway Shenton. A doctor’s consultation is required for all physical tests, so please contact our clinics to schedule an appointment before arrival.


Antigen Rapid Tests are applicable for the following scenarios:

Antigen Rapid Test applicable scenarios

Antigen Rapid Test costs at Parkway Shenton

  Price (includes GST)

For regular tests


  • Results are recorded and accessible on HealthHub.
$28

For pre-departure tests (both inbound and outbound travel)


  • Results are recorded and accessible on HealthHub.

  • Digital travel credentials are issued by Accredify.
$33


Antigen Rapid Testing window

Each ART result is valid for 24 hours.


It is important to check and arrange an ART within the testing window requirements of your intended purpose.


In the event of a positive ART result, please self-isolate and observe the MOH COVID-19 management protocol here. A polymerase chain reaction (PCR) swab test may also be undertaken to confirm the COVID-19 infection.


Antigen Rapid Test Results

COVID-19 ART results will be ready within 30 minutes. Patients will be notified via SMS.


To make an appointment, please contact our clinics directly before arrival.

Frequently Asked Questions

ART FAQ

  • Can I use the Antigen Rapid Test (ART) results for pre-departure COVID-19 testing?

  • How long does it take to get tested? Do I need to prepare prior to the procedure?

  • What should I do if I am feeling unwell? (e.g. fever, cough, cold symptoms)

  • Where can I find an accredited PHPC offering COVID-19 ART testing?

  • Can I undergo a COVID-19 ART without an appointment?

  • What should I do if I missed my appointment?

  • How accurate is the Antigen Rapid Test (ART)?

  • How is the Antigen Rapid Test (ART) different from a Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test?

  • Why use the Antigen Rapid Test (ART) if the Polymerase Chain Reaction (PCR) test is more accurate?