Coronavirus (COVID-19) results SMS for 'Negative'
All results where COVID-19 is 'Negative' will be sent to patients via SMS where a mobile number has been provided.
Please be aware that SMS is not considered completely secure and is subject to typographical error, misdirection or non-delivery.
We will make every effort to SMS the result, but can take no responsibility should you fail to receive the SMS or your privacy is breached.
Limited identifying details are sent in the SMS result.
Please note, only COVID-19 ‘Negative’ results will be sent as an SMS.
Results may take up to 48 hours from the time the sample is received in our laboratory.
If you have not received your result after this time, please call our Results Department on 03 6223 1955
A referral from your GP is required for all tests.
This includes suspected Coronavirus (COVID-19), Coronavirus (COVID-19) travel clearance and Respiratory Virus testing.
These referrals will be collected by appointment only at one of our dedicated collection sites below.
For appointments please phone
Hobart - 03 6223 1955
Launceston - 03 6334 3636
North West - 03 6432 8800