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Important Appointment Information


1. Testing Turn Around Time

Regardless of your appointment time, all test results and information will be completed and available for the Chinese Consulate by 8 am the following morning. This means that there is no difference in deliverability between appointments scheduled in the morning or the afternoon. 


2. Testing Requirements

Testing is available for all individuals 5 years of age or older. Anyone who is younger than 5 years old can be tested at the Renton ARCpoint facility.

Valid Passport ID is required for identity verification at the time of the appointment.


3. Tips For Preparing For Testing

Come to the appointment well-rested.

Drink extra liquids at least 4-6 hours prior to your scheduled appointment.

Eat healthy foods on your usual schedule (fasting is not required).


4. Print and Complete Intake Form

You will receive an email confirming your appointment time along with a required intake form. Please print, complete, and bring it with you to your appointment, along with your passport ID. 


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Testing Location


US BioTek Laboratories
16020 Linden Ave N
Shoreline, WA 98133


Phone: 206.365.1256

We have reserved parking spaces available for you in the front of our building near 7/11. Please arrive at your appointment 10 minutes early. When it is time for your appointment, please walk to the front entrance and ring the doorbell to receive further instructions. Specimen collections will take place inside the front of the laboratory.


Frequently Asked Questions

What do I need to bring with me to my appointment?

Please bring your filled-out intake forms provided in your confirmation email.

Passport IDs are required for all travelers being tested.

What time should I arrive for my appointment and how long will it last?

Make sure to arrive 10 minutes in advance of your appointment time. If you arrive late for your appointment, you may experience a longer wait time for your specimen collection.

Each appointment is 15 minutes in length and suitable for testing 1 individual.

Do I stay in the car during specimen collection?

No, please come to the front door of the laboratory and ring the doorbell at your scheduled appointment time.

Can more than one person be tested at a time?

No. Each individual must schedule their own 15 minute appointment for all travel appointments.

Where does testing take place?

Specimen collection is performed at our headquarters, located at 16020 Linden Ave N, Shoreline, WA 98133. An authorized staff member will collect your specimen either under the canopy or inside the front of the lab during inclement weather. 

What is your cancellation policy?

A full refund will be issued if you cancel your appointment with at least 24 hours of notice. No refunds will be issued if less than 24 hours of notice is given. Please email or call 206.365.1256 to cancel or reschedule your appointment.

How quickly will I receive my test results?

Results are available within 24 hours of the collection time. All results will be prepared and available for the Chinese Consulate by 8 am the morning following your collection.