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COVID-19 Antibody Testing (IgG)

We will begin offering COVID-19 antibody (IgG) testing to the public on July 8th, 2020. If a patient wishes to have the testing cost submitted to insurance a provider’s order will be required. If a patient is self-paying for the test no order is required and the cost is $35. No appointment is needed and […]

COVID-19 Testing Fact Sheets

SHS has three different COVID-19 tests that may be utilized to determine if you are positive for COVID-19 or have built antibodies to COVID-19. Below are Fact Sheets for each piece of testing equipment used at SHS (COVID Assays under COVID-19 Emergency Use Authorization). ABBOT ID NOW Patient Facts:  EUA-Abbott-NOW-patients ABBOT ID NOW Provider Facts: […]

SHS Takes Delivery of COVID-19 Rapid Testing Equipment

Southwest Health System (SHS) has been at the forefront of providing expertise and care to the Southwest Colorado’s Montezuma and Dolores Counties during the COVID-19 Pandemic. Immediately SHS identified how critical rapid testing would be in fighting the spread of the disease. Prior to the current pandemic negotiations for procurement of the BD Max had […]