Point of Care Testing

Delivering real-time solutions for COVID-19

In the midst of a global health crisis, particularly one involving a highly contagious virus like SARS-CoV-2, fast results at the point of care can enable healthcare professionals and patients to make informed decisions that help slow the spread of COVID-19 and even save lives. 

On-site actionable results can make a difference

From rapid antigen tests, to blood gas solutions, to our comprehensive portfolio of products for monitoring cardiac, metabolic, and kidney function—our point of care solutions are everywhere where rapid, real-time results are needed.

Siemens Healthineers Point of Care is committed to providing our customers with the resources and diagnostic tools they need to care for their patients during this challenging global pandemic and beyond.

COVID 19 Test Kits

CLINITEST® Rapid COVID-19 Antigen Test:

  • Detects the presence of SARS-CoV-2 to quickly identify individuals with active infections, with or without symptoms.
  • No lab personnel or equipmend needed; nasal specimens can be collected either by a trained professional or by a layperson under the direct supervision of a healthcare professional.
  • CLINITEST® Rapid COVID-19 Antigen Self-Test also available and is CE Mark certified for unsupervised self-testing.
*Not available for sale in the U.S. Product availability varies by country. Distributed by Siemens Healthineers.
End-to-End Blood Gas Epoc Images
Our handheld and benchtop blood gas products, whether in a laboratory or with bedside testing, are being used every day in the care of ventilator-assisted patients. 
  • COVID-19 patients who display respiratory symptoms usually have abnormally low blood oxygen levels. 
  • Treatment includes administration of supplemental oxygen and, in severe cases, mechanical ventilation to aid breathing and oxygenation. 
  • Accurate measurement of blood gases, particularly oxygen, plays a critical role in evaluating and managing patients infected with COVID-19. 
  • The RAPIDPoint® 500e, RAPIDPoint® 500, RAPIDLab® 348 EX*, and RAPIDLab® 1200 Blood Gas Systems and the handheld epoc® Blood Analysis System all offer blood gas and other test parameters for use in a complete range of clinical settings.
*Not available for sale in the U.S. Product availability varies by country
COVID-19 pie chart
Studies have shown that patients with chronic conditions are at greater risk for more severe complications and worse outcomes if they contract COVID-19.1-4 

Our portfolio of operator-friendly, trustworthy, and versatile analyzers can: 

  • Help monitor diabetes via a quick, fingerstick test with results in minutes. 
  • Assess kidney function, which is affected by COVID-19, with a simple urine strip.

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