Testing in Kamloops
1. Pratt's Pharmacy
Hours: Test samples are collected 9 AM to 3 PM Monday to Friday. (hours to be reduced to 1 PM to 3 PM effective September 7, 2022)
Location: Unit 100 - 321 Nicola Street (1 block North of Royal Inland Hospital)
Please do not call the pharmacies directly. Book online or call us at 778-381-5851 if you have questions prior to booking.
We are unable to accept walk-ins, and pharmacy staff are unable to assist you in making a booking.
COVID-19 Rapid Antigen Testing
A shallow intranasal swab will be collected at the pharmacy and sent to Penticton at the end of the day for processing. Guaranteed* results available the same day.
Price: $99 including GST per test
*Guarantee - your COVID-19 test sample will be processed on the same day, with results delivered by email or by electronic portal before 6 PM. We are not responsible for results not received if your mail server blocks our email delivering your results. Add firstname.lastname@example.org to your safe senders list to avoid this problem.
COVID-19 PCR Testing
A shallow intranasal swab or saline gargle will be collected at the pharmacy and sent to Lifelabs in Surrey for processing.
All samples arrive at Lifelabs in Surrey the same day. Results are typically available 24 to 48 hours after sample collection.
Price: $228 including GST per test.