Who is eligible to be tested?

Asymptomatic individuals can book an appointment for testing online at patient.alphalabs.ca or by calling (416) 449-2166 Ext. 1504 (Monday – Friday, 8am to 6pm EST).

Please do not attend Alpha Covid Testing Centre if you are experiencing any COVID-19 symptoms. Symptoms of COVID-19 can vary from person to person and may also vary in different age groups.

Below are most commonly reported symptoms, however this is not an exhaustive list:

  • New or worsening cough
  • Shortness of breath or difficulty breathing
  • Temperature equal to or over 38°C
  • Feeling feverish
  • Chills
  • Fatigue or weakness
  • Muscle or body aches
  • New loss of smell or taste
  • Headache
  • Gastrointestinal symptoms (abdominal pain, diarrhea, vomiting)
  • Feeling very unwell

Symptoms may take up to 14 days to appear after exposure to COVID-19. If you are experiencing any of the symptoms, please contact a COVID-19 assessment centre.