Please follow the instructions below when visiting these clinics:
Wear a mask and use the EMERGENCY Entrance
Give them your UAE ID
Tell then you have been in contact with a COVID-19 person.
What To Expect During The Test
After submitting your UAE ID you will be taken to a “Designated Waiting Room” away from hospital patients and staff.
They will do initial assessment (blood pressure, temperature)
If you have been in direct contact with COVID-19 person, please tell them so.
Write your details (Name, phone number, last country visited etc) on the form they give you.
Next is the swab test.
The test is a swab test. Samples are taken from the back of your throat and nasal cavity. The swabs are basically two very long cotton buds/Q tips. The nasal swab is a bit uncomfortable, but the throat one not so much.
Getting Your Result
You will receive a call from DHA with your result within 24-48 hours.
If your test is POSITIVE you will receive a call within 6 hours.