As Arizona’s leader in diagnostic information services, Sonora Quest is committed to fast action on emerging health threats for which laboratory testing can provide critical insights aiding response. Please be sure to check this website regularly for any COVID-19 related updates.
Sonora Quest Laboratories is now able to receive COVID-19 specimens and perform testing locally at our main lab in Tempe. Click here for test information.
This new test requires respiratory specimens be collected in appropriate healthcare settings, such as hospitals and physician offices.
Sonora Quest Laboratories Patient Service Centers, in-office phlebotomists, and mobile phlebotomists cannot collect respiratory specimens, including those from patients suspected of having COVID-19.
The Sonora Quest Laboratories test for COVID-19 is a qualitative, molecular test to detect RNA from SARS-CoV-2, the virus which causes COVID-19. This test has been authorized by the FDA under Emergency Use Authorization (EUA) for use by authorized laboratories.
Sonora Quest Laboratories is monitoring the situation closely, and is committed to helping you provide the best care for your patients. Our priority is the health and safety of our employees, patients, and the communities we serve.