Drive-Thru Testing Facilities And At-Home Swab Testing List for All Your Holiday Gatherings
Let’s make our Christmas gatherings safe! We compiled a list of facilities and companies around the Metro for all your testing needs
With Covid-19 restrictions finally relaxing, more people are getting more confident to hold small-scale gatherings in time for the holidays. However, this shouldn’t mean that we throw all safety protocols out the window! We shouldn’t let our negligence pave the way for another spike in cases.
With this in mind, let’s make swab tests a priority for our face-to-face holiday gatherings, especially when it’s a bigger group of friends, family members, and colleagues coming together. With clinics and companies all across the metro offering home service, drive-thru, and bulk testing options, it shouldn’t be too hard to add that layer of safety net to our parties.
To help you find the best service that fits your needs and budget, we compiled the most trustworthy companies and clinics offering different types of Covid-19 testing across the metro.
Be Safe MD
BE Safe MD started as a mobile clinic offering drive-thru or home service RT PCR and antigen tests. But recently, they finally got their accreditation from DOH for their molecular laboratory located at Quezon City. Now, they have drive-thru locations across Quezon City, Valuenzuela, Pasig, Cavite, Bulacan, and Pampanga. Rates: Prices may vary depending on your location and on the number of people getting tested, so you may message their Facebook page at BeSafe MD to get a quotation.
laboratory: 185 Eugolio E. Rodriguez Ave, Quezon City
Mobile nos.: 0915-606-9535, 0906-095-8442
Clearbridge Medical Philippines
Clearbridge Medical offers many diagnostic and preventive service administered by their dedicated healthcare professionals. Apart from antibody, antigen, and RT-PCR tests, they also have other diagnostic exams and telemedicine services.
For clinic tests, rapid antibody costs 699 pesos, rapid antigen costs 960 pesos, and RT-PCR tests cost 4,200 pesos. For Home Service, additional fees will apply.
#33 V.Luna Road, Brgy. Pinyahan, Quezon City
Tel. no.: 8282-5227
Mobile nos.: 0917-652-2731, 0999-954-8749
MAKATI, MANDALUYONG, AND PASIG
Hi-Precision Diagnostics is one of the country's largest medical laboratory, offering laboratory tests, imaging, and multi-specialty doctors' clinics not just across Metro Manila, but across the whole country as well. They have antigen and RT-PCR tests available at their clinic, via drive-thru, or through home service. While Hi-Precision has many branches across the metro, their Mandaluyong HPD Plus branch offers the most complete Covid-19 testing service.
Booth and drive-thru swab RT-PCR tests start at 3,000 pesos per patient. Home service tests start at 4,000 pesos per patient.
Plus branch: Norkis Building, 11 Calbayog St.,
cor. D.M. Guevarra St., Mandaluyong City
Mobile no. 0917-832-7313
Safeguard DNA Diagnostics, Inc.
Safeguard DNA Diagnostics is a joint venture with a UK company, Safeguard Biosystems, who has been in the research and development of molecular diagnostic tools since 2006. They offer reliable and affordable RT-PCR tests, which start at 2,500 pesos for results in 20 hours.
Antigen tests start at 700 pesos while RT-PCR tests go for as low as 2,500 pesos. For Home Service, a minimum of 2 people is required.
Unit 103-106 G/F G. Business Hub 728 Brgy. Wack
Wack, Mandaluyong City
Tel no.: 8296-7595
Mobile nos.: 0917-188-5252, 0945-240-2905
MANILA AND PASAY
Red Cross Philippines
Throughout the Covid-19 pandemic, Red Cross has been very active in delivering free and discounted services for Filipinos to have access to testing, treatment, and quarantine. In the last year, they have partnered with local malls to make Covid-19 tests more accessible to everyone. They offer saliva RT-PCR tests via drive-thru locations across the metro and the country.
1,500 pesos for saliva RT-PCR tests, with additional discounts for senior citizens and PWDs.
Robinsons Place Manila (M. Adriatico cor. Pedro Gil St., Ermita, Manila),
Philippine Red Cross Manila Chapter (Gen Luna cor. Victoria sts., Intramuros,
Pasay location: PRC Pasay Chapter (2345 CAA Compound, Aurora Voulevard, Pasay City)
Book here: Philippine Red Cross Covid-19 site
Abiard Diagnostics Medical Laboratory
From offering diagnostic services and pre-employment examinations, Abiard Diagnostics Medical Laboratory now offers antigen, antibody, and RT-PCR tests that you can take from the comfort of your home.
Drive-thru rates for RT-PCR start at 3,400 pesos for results within 48 hours, while home service RT-PCR tests start at 4,400 pesos. Rapid antigen tests are priced at 1,500 pesos while antibody tests cost 800 pesos. Call them for discounts on bulk tests.
JARS Building 3rd
Floor 1810 J.P. Laurel St San Miguel, Manila
Mobile nos.: 0915-923-2218, 0961-053-8221
PARANAQUE & ALABANG
During the pandemic, HomeLab Diagnostic and Medical Services endeavored to make homecare available anywhere in the Philippines. On top of their increasing clinic sites across the metro, they also have a dedicated Homelab app for iOS and Android for easier bookings and consultations.
Home-service RT-PCR test rates start at 2,650 pesos, plus transportation fee depending on your location. Swab tests start at 800 pesos for regular individuals and 600 for economic frontliners and vaccinated individuals.
3rd Floor, Asian
Star Building, ASEAN Drive, Alabang, Muntinlupa City
Mobile nos.: 0917-176-4009, 0917-321-4008, 0968-545-2673, 0968-619-4407
South Peepz MD
Those in the South area including residents from Paranaque, Las Pinas, Pasay, and Bacoor, Cavite will be pleased to have a service that caters not only to your Covid-19 testing needs, but also delivers teleconsultations, medical certificates, and laboratory tests. All samples are sent to their DOH-affiliated molecular laboratory. They also offer group and corporate discounts.
All-in home service RT-PCR swab test rates for those located in Paranaque, Las Pinas, Pasay, and Bacoor, Cavite cost 3,400 pesos, with no minimum pax required. Those outside these areas may incur additional transportation fees.
Mobile no.: 0917-145-4752
LoveMobile.ph is a mobile clinic that offers antigen and RT-PCR swab tests. All tests are conducted by registered nurses, medtech, and doctors, and they are partnered with Borough Medical Clinics, an experienced player in the medical industry that’s operating DOH-licensed clinical laboratories since 2004.
They offer antigen swab tests for as low as 960 pesos for a minimum of 2 pax, and RT-PCR swab tests at 3333 pesos per person.
Mobile nos. 0915-364-7928, 0927-210-0708, 0968-856-1900, 0947-159-8644
Lab on the Run
Lab on the Run specializes in providing on-demand medical and laboratory services, including antigen swab tests, at your own home or office. All tests are conducted and interpreted by an accredited clinical and anatomic pathologist, and all sessions include a short lecture on Covid-19 prevention and safety measures.
Prices may vary depending on your location and on the number of people getting tested, so you may message their Facebook page at Lab on the Run to get a quotation.
Mobile no. 0917-507-2743
Wherever you are in Metro Manila, HomeClinic PH can bring their FDA-approved rapid antigen testing services to you. They offer a standard home service rate with no additional fees, unlike other testing services whose fees vary depending on your location.
Rapid antigen swab tests cost 1,999 pesos per person, inclusive of PPE and transportation fees, and medical consultation.
Tel no.: 7507-7362
Mobile nos.: 0906-501-8023, 0917-666-6511