12/28/2020: Lab Update: CDC Offers New Infographics for SARS-CoV-2 Point-of-Care Tests

CDC's Laboratory Outreach Communication System (LOCS)

Audience: Clinical Laboratory Professionals

Level: Laboratory Update

CDC recently published three new infographics for the BD Veritor™ Plus System, Quidel® Sofia® and Sofia 2®, and Abbott BinaxNOW™ antigen tests for rapid detection of SARS-CoV-2. These infographics are designed to provide helpful tips to healthcare providers performing point-of-care testing for SARS-CoV-2. To ensure accurate performance of these tests, refer to the package insert or the manufacturer’s instructions for use.

Please share this message widely with your networks, particularly your partners and colleagues who are performing these point-of-care tests.

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If you have any questions, please contact us at LOCS@cdc.gov.

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