The COVID-19 pandemic has affected thousands of families around the world and continues to wreak havoc throughout the medical community. Among the best ways to slow its transmission is through testing, so Excellence ER provides rapid COVID-19 tests for individuals displaying symptoms of the disease. Our freestanding emergency room in Harris County, TX offers 24-hour medical care. The board-certified physicians and emergency-trained registered nurses who comprise our staff are committed to our community’s health and safety, so we proudly treat patients from Houston, Channelview, Cloverleaf, Galena Park, Pasadena, and Sheldon, TX, as well as the surrounding areas. Call our team today to learn about the various rapid COVID-19 tests we administer and whether you are eligible to receive them.
Although Excellence ER is not a dedicated COVID-19 testing site, we may administer emergency use authorization (EUA) approved tests to patients exhibiting symptoms. Eligibility is determined on a case-by-case basis by our on-site physicians. Patients who have symptoms consistent with COVID-19 or who have been exposed to others with the disease qualify for testing at our freestanding emergency center. In most instances, insurance will cover the cost of testing, but we recommend verifying this with your provider before visiting our facility. Our compassionate staff will administer testing to individuals who are experiencing:
Excellence ER is not a lab testing center, but our 24-hour emergency room is authorized to administer various rapid tests for COVID-19 to determine infection status. The types of COVID-19 tests we offer at our Harris County facility include:
We take extreme precautions to protect you and our staff from exposure to the COVID-19 virus. Our team performs rapid COVID-19 tests at all hours of the day and night, but we follow strict protocols at all times. All testing is done by a dedicated team that uses a separate entrance and separate equipment from our regular services. Additionally, every room and piece of furniture is sanitized before and after each patient to ensure safety. Other safety measures include:
The COVID-19 virus is worrisome for countless families across Harris County, TX, and beyond. We encourage you to help prevent the spread by maintaining social distance and wearing a mask whenever you are in public. But if you are experiencing symptoms or have been exposed to an individual who has tested positive for the disease, Excellence ER can help determine your status. Contact us before coming to our freestanding emergency room in Houston, TX so that we can assess whether you qualify for rapid COVID-19 testing. Our team is standing by.
Brought my own with abdominal pain and the staff took her right in. Doctor gave her a complete checkup and made my mom feel very comfortable with all her test and diagnostic. My mom was feeling much better when we were leaving the facility. I definitely recommend them to everyone I know for all of their medical needs.
I am from out of state and needed emergency care for unexpected severe belly pain. They have really made patient care a number one priority and I would definitely suggest them to anyone!
EVERYONE here was amazing! We were so worried about our 4 year old and they made us feel relaxed and calm. They provided the best service I have ever had! Our nurse was great with our daugther and the doctor answered all of our questions. The xray tech was great with our daughter too and made her laugh. I would recommend this place 1000 times over!
My family and I have been here several times and I can and attention has been nothing short of excellence, professionalism, and be aside manner from the front office to the doctors and staff in every instance. Highly recommended to all.