Home Based HIV test

HOME-BASED HIV TEST

Did you know that home-based HIV tests are available?

The new OraQuick In-Home HIV Test is a rapid antibody test used by many clinics in Rhode Island. The test uses a swab of the mouth and results are available in 20 minutes. The test kit is available at all major pharmacies for $30-40.

If your test is positive, it’s important to follow up with a doctor. Please call The Miriam Hospital Immunology Center at 401-793-2928 and ask for Dr. Philip A. Chan. Visit our page¬†HIV Positive? Get Treated¬†page for more information and resources.