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