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RAPID ANTIGEN

Rapid pcr test

       Rapid Antibody test

Rapid covid/flu/rsv test

$195

Three COVID Testing Types Offered by Rolseth Drug

Rolseth Drug is dedicated to quick accurate test results.  Every test is administered by a licensed pharmacist who is well studied and equipped to answer your questions. 

We have invested in the best technology on the market for accuate, RAPID ONSITE testing: (PCR, antigen, and antibody)

Schedule online for same day COVID testing results

Rolseth Drug is pleased to offer three different types of COVID-19 tests.  For fast, easy, convenient COVID testing, visit your local pharmacy in Forest Lake.  We care about your health, your time and stopping the spread of COVID-19.  We are currently offering testing Mondays and Thursdays 10:00 Am to 4:00 Pm. 

Before You Arrive

Upon arrival for COVID testing, you will need a few things.  Please remember to follow all instructions provided to make this a safe visit to your community Rolseth Drug pharmacy. 
   
1. When you park (North side of the building the the delivery          door and cardboard dumpster call the pharmacy and let us know  you are here 651-464-2114
 
2.  For symptomatic and exposed patients STAY IN YOUR CAR we  will come to you

3.  Please keep you mask covereing your mouth while receiving your test

We appreciate you kind adherence to these protocols set in place for our customers' and staff's safety. 
 

The Three Testing Types

COVID Rapid Antigen Test

We typically use the Rapid Antigen Test if you're sick with symptoms or you've been exposed to someone who then tested positive. It's best to wait at least four or more days from the time you were exposed before your test. If this is the test you need, follow this link to book an appointment. This test is performed out front in your car. It will be processed onsite, and your results are complete in 15 minutes. The cost is $99, collected either when you book online or when you arrive out front for your appointment. You may submit to your insurance company to attempt reimbursement, as your invoice will contain all the billing codes and information you need.

 

  • Utilizes a 1" nasal swab

  • Patient may submit paperwork to insurance company

  • May be reimbursed

  • Results within 15-30 minutes, onsite

  • AKA Antigen Diagnostic Test

 

Pros: Nearly instant results
Perfect test for active infection & recent exposure

Cons: Not accepted by some foreign countries (check with your destination)

COVID Rapid PCR Molecular Test

BIG NEWS!! Rolseth Drug invested in the most accurate testing available. What used to take days is now done onsite in 30 minutes with our RAPID ONSITE PCR Machine.

If you're traveling or having surgery, you may need a PCR test. Check with your destination or surgery center to be sure. Some will accept a Rapid Antigen Test, which is less expensive, so it's essential to find out. If the PCR is the test you need, follow this link to book an appointment. This is also a nasopharyngeal swab. The cost is $189. Payment is collected either when you book online or at the time of testing. Additionally, you may submit to your insurance company to attempt reimbursement, as your invoice will contain all the billing codes and information you need. 

  • Utilizes a nasopharyngeal swab

  • Patient can submit paperwork to insurance company

  • May be reimbursed

  • Processed ONSITE

  • 30 minute results

  • AKA Molecular Diagnostic Test

 

Pros: The Gold Standard Test for active diagnosis Accepted by many foreign countries, surgery centers, etc.

Cons: More expensive than Rapid Antigen Tests

COVID Antibody Rapid Test

If you feel you may have had COVID in the past, you would be a great candidate for this testing type. If this is the test you need, follow this link book an appointment.This test is a finger-stick blood draw and looks for IgM and IgG antibodies. These are the antibodies developed after one recovers from COVID-19 or IgG is shown after a Covid Vaccine. It's possible never to show symptoms of COVID and have antibodies present. The cost of the Antibody Test is $50. Payment is collected at the time of testing or when you book an appointment online. You may submit to your insurance company to attempt reimbursement, as your invoice will contain all the billing codes and information you need.

  • Utilizes a finger stick blood draw

  • Patient can submit paperwork to insurance company, and may be reimbursed.

  • Processed onsite

  • 15 minute turnaround time

  • AKA Serology Test

 

Pros: Learn if you have antibodies, as you may be one of the many who had a minor infection, Inexpensive

Cons: Unknown whether presence of antibodies means immunity

An Important note: COVID-19 tests are diagnostic tools. A negative test result does not rule out a person from contracting COVID-19 in the future.