Shoppers Drug Mart is making quick COVID-19 screening available for asymptomatic customers in Ontario and Alberta.
The rapid antigen tests will be available in all Shoppers Drug Mart and Loblaw pharmacies in those provinces.
“To get through this pandemic, we all need to follow public health guidelines, get vaccinated, and continue testing and screening in order to stop the spread of COVID-19,” says Ashesh Desai, executive vice president, pharmacy and healthcare, Shoppers Drug Mart. “As Ontario and Alberta begin their recovery from this third wave of COVID-19, rapid screening options can provide customers with an extra level of confidence."
The tests cost $40 each and results will be processed immediately in the pharmacy.