On Demand Occupational Medicine Offers CareStart Virus Tests

AUSTINTOWN, Ohio – On Demand Occupational Medicine is now offering the CareStart COVID-19 antigen test, which recently began distribution in the United States.

The test, developed by Access Bio Inc., produces results in about 10 minutes with 88% accuracy and 100% specificity. Tests should be taken within five days of the start of symptoms. 

No appointments are required for COVID-19 testing at On Demand and the company is only accepting walk-ins at this time. Testing at On Demand, 5760 Patriot Blvd. in Austintown, ranges from $30 to $80, depending on insurance and bundling options. The testing site is open 8 a.m. to 7 p.m. weekdays and 8 a.m. to noon on Saturdays.

“We are lucky to receive this new test so quickly and are eager to provide a sense of ease and comfort to our patients experiencing any symptoms,” said On Demand managing directir Ruth Bowdish in a statement. “After our Abbott Id Now tests sold out so quickly, we knew we needed to do everything we could to get thousands of efficient rapid test in our facility.”

For more information and detailed pricing, visit OnDemandOccupationalMedicine.com.

Published by The Business Journal, Youngstown, Ohio.