RT-PCR: answers to your questions
How to make an appointment
How can I get tested at the American Hospital of Paris?
PCR tests for Covid are performed without an appointment.
I am a vulnerable person / I have Covid symptoms / I was contacted by the French national health insurance (Assurance Maladie) after close contact with a confirmed case of Covid / will I be given priority for an appointment?
Insofar as possible, our laboratory gives priority to the cases mentioned above. Please bring any supporting documentation with you (prescription, SMS from Assurance Maladie, etc.)
What is the turnaround time for results?
Your results will be available online as of 7 pm the day after your test.
Is this turnaround time guaranteed?
Excluding an exceptional event beyond our control, we meet this turnaround time.
What is the cost of a PCR test at the American Hospital of Paris?
The cost of a PCR test is fully covered by Assurance Maladie for minors, or adults with a valid health pass or prescription.. Remember to bring your Carte Vitale. In other cases, the cost of the test is 55€
What if I am not covered by the French national health insurance?
For people who are not covered by Assurance Maladie, the cost of the test is €75.
What to expect
Where should I go for the test?
Pedestrian access to our testing site is located 55 boulevard du Château - 92 200 Neuilly-sur-Seine
Vehicle access: 40 rue Chauveau, 92 200 Neuilly-sur-Seine
What does the testing procedure entail? Should I come in advance?
To ensure your safety and the safety of our other patients:
- While you wait and during your test, you must wear a mask.
- Hand sanitizer is available. We ask that you please use it when you arrive and when you leave.
Accessing your results
How do I access my test results?
Is it possible to receive my results in English?
Yes, please request results in English when you make your appointment and when you come in for the test.
I don’t have a printer. Is it possible to get a paper copy of my results?
Yes, you can pick up your results after 7 pm the day after your test at the Hospital’s main lobby, located at 63 boulevard Victor Hugo.