How to get lab tests at home?
Whenever you are facing any health issues, the doctor would ask you for a blood test screening. Lab tests are an important tool to make a diagnosis of any condition or disease. Without it, the doctors cannot surely state what is the real cause of the problem. Along with history, signs, and symptoms, blood tests are an essential tool to confirm the diagnosis and deciding further treatment. Whenever you visit any laboratory, you would see many people present there to get their blood tests done. Who would not like to get their lab tests done at home? You can also get your lab tests at home with the help of telemedicine applications. In this article, we are going to discuss how can you get your lab tests at home with the help of telemedicine applications like InstaCare.
Steps of booking your lab tests
- All you need to do is fill the form online on the InstaCare website regarding your personal detail, address where you want the rider to collect your sample, and submit it.
- Upon form submission, you will receive an SMS from our side.
- Then our representative will call you to confirm and to proceed further.
- Your test will be booked and you can ask your queries with our representative.
Collaboration with Chugtai Lab
InstaCare has collaborated with the Chugtai lab. It is one of the reliable pathology labs of Pakistan with branches all over the country. It has its branches in Lahore, Islamabad, Karachi, Peshawar, Rawalpindi, and Multan. Our representative will come to your home, will collect your blood tests, and take to Chugtai Lab for evaluation. They will examine and update your blood report.
Collaboration with Eurofins
Eurofins has also collaborated with InstaCare for the detection of COVID-19. It is one of the best laboratories in Pakistan for the detection of COVID-19. It has a technology of real-time polymerase chain reaction technique which is required to make its diagnosis.
Importance of getting tests at home
You can save a lot of energy and time by booking and getting your lab tests from the comfort of your home. You do not need to go to the laboratory, stand in a long queue get your lab tests done. By calling a rider at home, you would eventually save your transportation cost as well.
It is sometimes hard for people who are terminally ill or handicapped to move and go to the laboratory. Telemedicine will make it much easier for these people, by getting their lab tests done at home. Also, those people who have undergone surgery recently or are elderly cannot move. They can also benefit from telemedicine and call a person at home for their tests.
By using telemedicine applications, and getting your lab tests at home you can also reduce the exposure to people and reduce the risk of catching contagious infections. Since labs and hospitals are a hub of infections, immunocompromised people should avoid their visits to laboratories and hospitals as much as they can. This is because their immunity is already low and they are susceptible to infections.
Many people who suffer from cancer or any chronic diseases need to get their lab tests frequently. Getting their blood tests at home reduces a lot of fatigue and stress over them.
Getting your lab tests from the comfort of your home is so helpful. It reduces the stress of going out and taking out time for getting your tests. Also, you need not worry if it is hot or rainy outside, you can get your lab tests on the same day when you book. You can now book your test at a single click from the comfort of your home.
InstaCare has collaborated with leading laboratories of Pakistan and work without any additional cost. You just have to pay for the cost of lab tests of the laboratory. We operate as a third party to connect the patients with the best laboratories to improve the health care quality of Pakistan. We make sure your specimen is stored at optimal temperature and under proper conditions for getting the right results. For more information visit here or have a live session with medical experts at Instacare.