COVID-19 | Rózsakert Medical Center

COVID-19

At RMC we both offer the diagnostics of COVID-19 infection with diferent tests and and aftercare of post-COVID-19 syndrome. We await our patients to offer personal care with the highest level of safety and in adherence to the strictest regulations.

COVID-19 TESTS

Most important information on coronavirus tests at Rózsakert Medical Center

 

What types of COVID tests are there?

  • PCR test
  • COVID-19 antigen rapid test
  • Serology tests

 

Summary table of tests:

 

Type of the test What can the test detect?

How do we test?

How long does it take to get the results? Where the test is carried out?
PCR test PCR test detects the presence of the virus’s RNA, confirms current infection performed via an oral sample taken from the posterior pharynx and from the nose by the end of day 2 after sampling
  • On the 2nd floor of the Rózsakert Medical Center - only in asymptomatic cases
COVID-19 antigen radid test detects the presence of the virus, confirms current infection performed via an oral sample taken from the nose within 15-20 minutes
  • In a secluded location in the underground garage of Rózsakert Shopping Center 
Serology testsSerology IgM, IgA and IgG fractions shows a previous infection (whether the patient has already had coronavirus) or current infection, and serological N-IgG and S-IgG test: shows antibody levels after vaccination or infection test is performed on venous blood within 2-3 working days

 

  • On the 3rd floor of the Rózsakert Medical Center - only in asymptomatic cases

 

The findings issued on the basis of serology N-IgG and S-IgG antibody tests have been accepted for applications for immunity certificates: On the basis of the Government Decree 60/2021 (II.12.), people who have already been infected are entitled to an immunity certificate if they provide laboratory test results demonstrating that they possess antibodies to the coronavirus.

 

Prices*:

  • PCR test (available at our clinic) HUF 19,500. 
  • COVID-19 antigen test HUF 14,900 (test sample is taken at Rózsakert Shopping Center)
  • Serological tests: HUF 19,600 (sampling and handling fee included)
  • Consultation: HUF 18,000. If the patient has a chronic underlying illness and the consultation is longer, then the usual cost for a comprehensive medical examination is charged. The fee for this is HUF 25,000 
    • For families, we will charge the consultation fee to one person. There will be a charge of HUF 8,000 per person for each additional family member. This fee covers the cost of arranging the test, the evaluation of the results and the documentation. 

*Prompt payment discount you can enjoy if you use cash, a bank card, a health fund card or a combination of the above to pay for your care. 

 

How will you receive the results?

  • PCR and serological results will be sent directly by e-mail from the laboratory, and in case of a rapid antigen test, we will provide you immediately after sampling.
  • The sent medical reports are created in a closed IT system, so they are authentic without a seal and signature. If you still need a certificate in Hungarian or English (eg for travel at a foreign airport), please indicate this when booking your appointment.

 

Further information on the COVID-19 tests >>

Post-COVID-19 for Children

When do we recommend this package? 

  • Basic package: 

For adolescents and younger children who have had a COVID infection who were asymptomatic or only had mild symptoms  

If the child received hospital treatment during the illness, you should speak to the treating physician about their aftercare 

 

  • Complex package:  

For adolescents and younger children who have had a COVID infection with protracted or more severe symptoms  

If the child received hospital treatment during the illness, you should speak to the treating physician about their aftercare 

 

When should the screening tests take place? 

For both Basic and Complex packages: 

At least three weeks after testing positive for COVID with a PCR test, though it is also possible to have the examination several months after the infection. 

 

What tests does the package contain? 

Basic package: 

  • 60-minute consultation with a pediatrician, complete physical examination, ECG 
  • 6-minute walk test (to test endurance and aerobic capacity) 
  • Peak expiratory flow test (to test breathing) 
  • Oxygen saturation assessment 
  • Schellong test: to detect orthostatic blood pressure and heart rate changes 

Complex package: 

  • Basic package + full blood test, thyroid function (TSH, T4), troponin 

 

 

How much does it cost?

 

 

Prompt payment discount*

Total price

Post-COVID-19 Basic Package for Children

44 000 Ft

63 000 Ft

Post-COVID-19 Complex Package for Children 55 000 Ft 78 600 Ft

*Prompt payment discount you can enjoy if you use cash, a bank card, a health fund card or a combination of the above to pay for your care. 

For additional tests recommended by your pediatrician based on the patient's individual condition – e.g. For pediatric neurology, psychiatry, pulmonary medicine and cardiology treatment – we provide a 10% discount from the listed price for each examination. 

POST-COVID-19 BASIC PACKAGE

 

When do we recommend this package?

After a period of COVID-19 infection where you were either symptom-free or had very mild symptoms

 

When should the screening tests take place?

Three to four weeks after the COVID-19 infection period has ended

 

What tests does the package contain?

  • Complete internal medicine examination
  • Vital signs:
    • Temperature
    • Blood pressure
    • Pulse
    • Oxygen saturation measurement (determining the level of oxygen in your blood using a pulse oximeter)
    • Peak flow (fast screening test to assess lung capacity)
  • ECG
  • Chest X-ray

Lab tests: blood test, liver function, kidney function, ions, albumin, protein, CRP, urine

 

How much does it cost?

 

Prompt payment discount*

Total price

 

Post-COVID-19 Basic Package

HUF 74,200 Ft

HUF 106,000

 

POST-COVID-19 COMPLEX PACKAGE

 

When do we recommend this package?

After a more severe period of COVID-19 infection, or that caused more severe symptoms

 

When should the screening tests take place?

Three to four weeks after the COVID-19 infection period has ended

 

What tests does the package contain?

  • Basic package + examination of lungs in the event of prolonged respiratory issues:
  • Pulmonary consultation *, if advised by treating physician:
    • Low-dosage chest CT (if the disease had a more serious progression), or
    • Contrast-material chest CT (in the event of prolonged symptoms)
  • Lab tests: Basic package + fatigue, in the event of reduced loading capacity TSH + troponin + BNP
  • Cardiology consultation: echocardiogram, stress ECG, and Cardio MRI/coronary CT if advised by treating physician

 

How much does it cost?

 

Prompt payment discount**

Total price

Post-COVID-19 Complex Package

HUF 135,000

HUF 193,000

*  If advised by treating physician, the following tests or examinations may be needed:

  • Low-dosage chest CT (if the disease had a more serious progression), or
  • Contrast-material chest CT (in the event of prolonged symptoms)

If the treating physician refers you for an examination at another health institute, the fee should be paid on site according to our health partner's price list. 

**Prompt payment discount you can enjoy if you use cash, a bank card, a health fund card or a combination of the above to pay for your care. 

POST-COVID-19 SPORTS PACKAGE

 

When do we recommend this package?

  • For competitive athletes (adults)
  • For amateur athletes
  • For patients who have a physically demanding lifestyle (if they do a physically demand job or regularly carry out physical work)

 

When should the screening tests take place?

One to three weeks after the end of the official quarantine period, before starting physical exercise or work

 

What tests does the package contain?

Cardiology consultation:

  • Resting ECG
  • Heart ultrasound
  • Lab tests: Routine +TSH + troponin + BNP

Additional test in the event of abnormal findings or prolonged symptoms:

  • Holter monitor

Of course, athletes and people who do a hard physical job may also benefit from elements of the Complex Post-COVID-19 package or potential additional tests. This depends on the advice of the treating physician.

 

How much does it cost?

 

 

Prompt payment discount*

Total price

Post-COVID-19 Sports Package

HUF 107,000

HUF 153,000

 

 

The following symptoms may necessitate further tests on an individual basis, such as neurological, psychiatric, pulmonary and cardiological tests:

  • Cognitive issues
  • Chronic fatigue
  • Anxiety
  • Depression
  • Suspected thromboembolic disease
  • For competitive or amateur athletes

Depending on the advice of the treating physician, the following tests or examinations may be needed in the event of the above symptoms:

  • Stress ECG HUF 26,100 / HUF 18,270
  • Echo HUF 32,670 / 22,860
  • Breathing function HUF 19,260 / HUF 13,500
  • Arm or leg Doppler test HUF 32,670 / HUF 22,869
  • Neurology consultation HUF 40,320 / HUF 28,244
  • Psychiatric consultation (50 minutes) HUF 36,000 / HUF 25,200

 

If the treating physician refers you for an examination at another health institute, the fee should be paid on site according to our health partner's price list. Possible tests include:

  • Contrast agent CT angiogram to exclude pulmonary embolism
  • Contrast agent chest CT
  • Cardio MRI
  • Coronary CT
  • Low-dosage chest CT