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Coronavirus testing for students and employees of Charles University at 1. LF UK

Institute of Immunology and Microbiology, 1st Faculty of Medicine, Charles University, in collaboration with the General Faculty Hospital is testing students and employees of Charles University and their close relatives (parents, childern) for the presence of coronavirus SARS-CoV-2 using RT-qPCR technique (registration number of the laboratory is 75UK1LF). Free capacity of the sample collection room and of the laboratory can be used also by other private payers.

For whom is the testing

Testing is organized for healthy private payers without increased temperature and signs of respiratory disease. 

Collection of samples

Collection of samples is carried out in the Sample collection room of the Department of Occupational Medicine, General Faculty Hospital, located Na Bojišti 1, Prague 2 on Mondays. The room is accessible from the courtyard located on the right from the Clinic main entrance.

Making an appointment

Before the collection of the samples it is necessary to make an appointment using reservation software (https://rezervace.lf1.cuni.cz/). The system is accessible using credentials utilized for university Central Authentication Service (CAS) which are identical for e.g. signing into SIS (number of person and password). You will be offered the first available time slot. Private payers without CAS access can make an appointment by e-mail: corona@lf1.cuni.cz.

Testing request form 

Before the screening it is necessary to fill out and print the testing request form. Please fill it in on a computer, print it and bring it with you to the sample collection room. 

Price of screening (price includes VAT)

Students and employees of First Faculty of Medicine 600 Kč
Students and employees of Charles University and their relatives (including relatives of students and employees of First Faculty of Medicine) 1000 Kč
Other private payers 1700 Kč

Screening payment

Please pay the requested fee by bank transfer before the screening. The bank account is managed by Komerční banka a.s.: 

account number: 37434021/0100 

variable symbol: 14117 

specific symbol: your university personal number (on ISIC, ITIC atd.) 

note to transfer: please always provide names and surnames of all persons requesting testing

The fee can be payed also in cash at the Cash office at the Deans office of the 1st Faculty of Medicine UK (Kateřinská 32, Praha 2). The payment must be done before the screening. The office is open on Monday and Wednesday 8:30 to 12:00 and 13:00 to 15:00. 

Confirnation of the payment 

Please present a copy of the bank transfer request or a confirmation of the payment from the Cash office to the staff of collection room. Collection of the samples will be carried out only after confirmation of the payment. 

Cancellation fee

If you will not show up for the collection of the sample and will ask for return of the payment, the cancellation fee 100 Kč will be subtracted from the returned sum of money for each registered person. The return will be provided by bank transfer to bank account specified in the request for the payment return.

Screening results

Analysis of the samples will be carried out next day after the collection. The results will be sent in the form of a SMS message which will contain a code allowing download of a copy of laboratory test result from the web (https://covid.imtm.cz/). If you need signed medical report, please mark your request on the Testing request form and picked it up in the Laboratory of immunology of the Institute of immunology and microbiology (Studnickova 7, the entrance from the street, 1. floor on the left) from Monday to Friday between 9:00 and 15:00.

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