Businesses that would like to access rapid antigen tests and establish onsite rapid COVID-19 workplace screening programs for employees with no symptoms (asymptomatic) can follow the Provincial Health Services Authority (PHSA) program process to apply.
Organizations interested in Rapid COVID-19 POC tests can email RapidPOCTeam@phsa.ca
for an intake assessment.
Organizations will receive training and operational support materials and learn about public health reporting requirements (see below). Organizations will be required to enter into an agreement with the Provincial Health Services Authority
Priority will be given to industries and organizations whose settings or activities are associated with an increased risk of transmission of COVID-19 or outbreaks due to high-contact between workers including:
- Food processing plants
- Sites with congregate living
- Farms with congregate housing
- Work camps in the natural resources sector