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COVID-19 Lab Pricing

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Doctor wearing PPE to take patient samples at a COVID-19 drive-thru testing center

COVID-19 Pricing and FAQs

UT Southwestern stands ready and prepared to meet all your health care needs as we navigate the COVID-19 pandemic together.

COVID-19 Test Self-Pay Price
HCPCS U0002 COVID-19 any technique, multiple types and subtypes, non-CDC $92.40
CPT 87635 COVID-19 detection by nucleic acid, amplified probe technique $92.40
HCPCS U0003 COVID-19 high throughput, amplified probe technique $179.40
COVID-19 (SARS-CoV-2) Antibody Self-Pay Price
CPT 86318 Immunoassay Infect Antibodies QL SQ $103.80
CPT 86769 COVID-19 Antibody Multi-Step $126.60

Frequently Asked Questions

I have insurance and had a diagnostic COVID-19 lab test performed. Do I have to pay?

UT Southwestern will not collect payment at time of testing. We will submit a claim on your behalf to your insurance company. Your insurance company may waive your out-of-pocket costs at its discretion.

I do not have insurance. What will I owe for a diagnostic COVID-19 lab test?

Based on the CARES Act, patients without insurance coverage will not be liable for the cost of diagnostic COVID-19 lab testing.

How much will I be billed if I have a diagnostic COVID-19 lab test and additional services?

UT Southwestern will submit a claim on your behalf to your insurance company for the COVID-19 test and the additional services. Your insurance company may waive your out-of-pocket costs for the diagnostic COVID-19 test. Your out-of-pocket costs for the additional services will be based on your insurance plan.