JCHC Now Offering Covid-19 Antibody Testing
July 7, 2020
Covid – 19 Antibody blood test identifies the presence of antibodies that indicate that a person had an immune response to COVID-19 (also known as coronavirus or SARS-CoV-2). A positive result to this antibody (IgG) test indicates that you may have had previous exposure to COVID-19 and your body has developed antibodies.
The test is only used to detect Covid-19 antibodies greater than to 2 weeks prior to testing.
What you need to know:
1. You must have a Providers order
2. A small blood sample is needed. No fasting is required
3. Results may take up to 5 days
4. Results will be found on MyChart https://mychart.uihealthcare.org/jchc/
Call 641 472 4156 with any questions you have