Platinum Ambulance Service opens new Covid-19 testing centre at Hickstead.

Platinum Ambulance Service, a leading specialist private ambulance service located in the South East of England, has opened a new private Covid-19 testing centre.

The new testing centre is located at The All England Jumping Course, Hickstead, just off the A23 in West Sussex.

Testing is initially taking place Monday – Friday and appointments are available to book online by visiting their dedicated website https://www.mytestforcovid19.co.uk/

Tests include:

  • COVID-19 IgM/IgG (blood) Rapid Antigen Test – £65.00 per test, results in 15 minutes
  • Covid-19 Rapid Nasal Swab Antigen Test (LFT) – £65.00 per test, results in 15 minutes
  • Covid-19 Lamp Swab Test – £150.00 per test, results in 45 minutes
  • Covid-19 PCR Swab Test – £150.00 per test, results in 24-48 hours

We will also be adding Test & Release Covid-19 Testing and further details will be available on our website.

All tests are provided with an official certificate showing the results.

Commenting, Tim Mordaunt. Chief Executive Officer at Platinum Ambulance Service said “In the Spring of 2020, we launched our testing service, initially we did this as we wanted to provide a local community service to those living near to our West Sussex base, this then developed to our being able to offer the service across the South East. 

“In recent months, we have continued to receive an increase in the number of enquiries from members of the public, education facilities, businesses, and a number of other organisations. I am delighted that the opening of our new testing centre will enable us to be able to continue to support this by both increasing the number of tests we can undertake and expanding the range of tests we are able to offer, to date we have carried out over 10,000 tests to members of the public and schools.” 

Access to the testing centre

To access the testing centre, you need to enter the main gate of The All England Jumping Course, Hickstead. Visitors are advised to use postcode BN6 9HR and follow the signage, which can be seen a further 20 metres upon entering the slip road.

For further information:

Covid Test Direct Line: 03332 102999
Mobile: 07498794565
Website:  https://www.mytestforcovid19.co.uk

About Platinum Ambulance Service:

Platinum Ambulance Service, is a leading specialist private ambulance service, registered with the Quality Care Commission Registration Number 1-2595089725 and approved with UKAS (Government body) to perform Covid testing including test and release and fit to fly. We are located in the South East of England, with bases near Gatwick and Heathrow. We provide daily 999 frontline services to NHS ambulance Trusts as well as offering a full range of private ambulance services to individuals and businesses, including private transfers, event medical support, high dependency, and worldwide repatriations to any UK location. We also offer a full VIP service, including Medical Close Protection.

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