COVID-19 Testing Solutions

Available In-Store or Online*

*Select test kits may be out of stock in some locations. Subject to availability.

Our Available COVID-19 Testing Services

COVID-19 testing is important to identify those who might have the virus and thus prevent continued spread, as well as to offer appropriate monitoring and treatments. The CDC recommends that anyone with any signs or symptoms of COVID-19 get tested, regardless of vaccination status or prior infection. For the continued safety of our patients, staff and store customers, purchasing an at-home test kit is highly recommended. This is especially recommended for patients currently exhibiting any COVID-19 symptoms.

BinaxNOW COVID-19 Antigen Self Test

The BinaxNOW COVID-19 Antigen Self Test is a serial rapid antigen test that allows you to perform sample collection at home and receive results within 15 minutes.

    • You can purchase the BinaxNOW COVID-19 Antigen Self Test in-store or on our website. There is no appointment or prescription necessary. Please visit our website to find a participating store near you.
    • Once home, follow the instructions included with the kit to perform the nasal swab sample collection and complete the test.
    • Results are typically available within 15 minutes of test completion. Review the instructions included in the kit for details on how to determine test results.
    • Perform the second test included in the kit three days later with at least 36 hours between tests.
    • The cost of this test is $23.99, due at the time of purchase. As of 1/15/2022, at-home COVID-19 tests may be covered by your insurance. Save your receipt and contact your insurance provider for reimbursement.
    • The BinaxNOW COVID-19 Antigen Self Test is currently available in-store and on our website.
    • Click here to order your kit.
    • This product has not been FDA cleared or approved; but has been authorized by FDA under an EUA;
    • This product has been authorized only for the detection of proteins from SARS- CoV-2, not for any other viruses or pathogens; and,
    • This product is only authorized for the duration of the declaration that circumstances exist justifying the authorization of emergency use of in vitro diagnostics for detection and/or diagnosis of COVID-19 under Section 564(b)(1) of the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, 21 U.S.C. § 360bbb3(b)(1), unless the declaration is terminated or authorization is revoked sooner.

QuickVue At-Home OTC COVID-19 Test

The QuickVue At-Home OTC COVID-19 Test is a serial rapid antigen test that allows you to perform sample collection at home and receive results within 10 minutes.

    • You can purchase the QuickVue At-Home OTC COVID-19 Test in select stores. There is no appointment or prescription necessary. Find store near you.
    • Once home, follow the instructions included with the kit to perform the nasal swab sample collection and complete the test.
    • Results are typically available within 10 minutes of test completion. Review the instructions included in the kit for details on how to determine test results.
    • Perform the second test included in the kit three days later with at least 36 hours between tests.

    • The cost of this test is $23.99, due at the time of purchase. As of 1/15/2022, at-home COVID-19 tests may be covered by your insurance. Save your receipt and contact your insurance provider for reimbursement.

    • The QuickVue At-Home OTC COVID-19 Test is currently available in select stores.
    • Click here to find a store near you.
    • This product has not been FDA cleared or approved; but has been authorized by FDA under an EUA;
    • This product has been authorized only for the detection of proteins from SARS- CoV-2, not for any other viruses or pathogens; and,
    • This product is only authorized for the duration of the declaration that circumstances exist justifying the authorization of emergency use of in vitro diagnostics for detection and/or diagnosis of COVID-19 under Section 564(b)(1) of the Federal Food, Drug and Cosmetic Act, 21 U.S.C. § 360bbb3(b)(1), unless the declaration is terminated or authorization is revoked sooner.

COVID-19 Testing Services Frequently Asked Questions (FAQs)

    The Kroger Health COVID-19 Test Home Collection Kit is available for over-the-counter purchase at select pharmacy locations. Contact your local pharmacy to confirm test availability. Over the counter COVID-19 rapid antigen testing options are also available at most pharmacies.

    At this time, COVID-19 antibody testing is not available at Our Family of Pharmacies.

    Common symptoms include fever, chills, cough, shortness of breath, fatigue, and/or new loss of taste or smell. For the complete list of COVID-19 symptoms and what you can do to better protect yourself, please refer to the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention.

    The Kroger Health COVID-19 Test Home Collection Kit is available for individuals 16+.

    The BinaxNOW COVID-19 Antigen Self-Test is available for individuals 2+.

    The QuickVue At-Home OTC COVID-19 Test is available for individuals 2+.

    The Kroger Health COVID-19 Test Home Collection Kit relies on a nasal swab.

    The BinaxNOW COVID-19 Antigen Self-Test relies on a nasal swab.

    The QuickVue At-Home OTC COVID-19 Test relies on a nasal swab.

    The results of all rapid tests will be available within approximately 15-30 minutes. The results for the send-out tests are typically available within 72 to 96 hours, since they are sent to an off-site approved lab for processing. Positive results will be reported to you over the phone by one of our providers, along with recommendations for follow-up care.

    Physician referrals are NOT required for any of the COVID-19 tests.

    It’s important to keep up with the latest about COVID-19. An excellent resource for information is the CDC’s Coronavirus Disease website.

For more COVID-19 related FAQs and information, please visit the CDC's website here.

Tools & Resources

COVID-19 Testing Solutions

When it comes to protecting yourself and others from COVID-19, testing solutions are essential tools.

COVID-19 Testing Services

COVID-19 testing is important in reducing the spread of COVID-19. The CDC recommends that anyone who has knowingly been exposed to or is exhibiting any signs or symptoms of COVID-19 get tested regardless of vaccination status or prior infection. Whether you’re looking for an at-home test kit or you’re interested in scheduling an appointment with a healthcare provider, we’re here to help. Explore the available COVID-19 testing services to determine which is best for you.

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†The molecular, antigen, and antibody (collectively, “Tests”) have not been FDA cleared or approved;

All Tests have been authorized by FDA under EUAs for use by authorized laboratories or are CLIA-waived tests;

The molecular tests have been authorized only for the detection of nucleic acid from SARS-CoV-2, not for any other viruses. or pathogens;

The antigen tests have been authorized only for the detection of proteins from SARS-CoV-2, not for any other viruses or pathogens;

The antibody tests have been authorized only for the presence of IgM and IgG antibodies against SARS-CoV-2, not for any other viruses or pathogens; and,

Tests are only authorized for the duration of the declaration that circumstances exist justifying the authorization of emergency use of in vitro diagnostics for detection and/or diagnosis of COVID-19 under Section 564(b)(1) of the Act, 21 U.S.C. § 360bbb-3(b)(1), unless the authorization is terminated or revoked sooner.