QuickVue COVID-19 Rapid Home Test

If you received a QuickVue COVID-19 rapid test kit, this website will provide you with important information.

This home test is authorized for nonprescription home use with self-collected (unobserved) direct anterior nasal (NS) swab specimens from individuals aged 14 years and older or with adult-collected anterior NS samples from individuals aged 2 years or older. The test to be used in individuals within 6-days of symptom onset or individuals without symptoms or other epidemiological reasons to suspect COVID-19 infection when tested twice over three days with at least 24 hours (and no more than 48 hours) between tests.

For a demonstration on how the test works, watch the instructional video on the QuickVue website.

Click here for the QuickVue instructions for use. En Espanol.

Click here for the Frequently Asked Questions on home-test kits from the CT Department of Public Health.