Covid-19 test costs announced in Oman
The cost of a Covid-19 test can range between OMR 15 and OMR 35 at private health establishments, the Ministry of Health announced.
The Directorate General of Private Health establishment at the MOH issued a table of costs for tests provided by private health establishments including three types of tests: RT-PCR, POC-PCR and serological test.
The Ministry said that the RT-PCR test, at a cost of OMR35, uses a manual method to detect the current infection and the duration of the result is above 120 min.
The POC-PCR test will cost OMR 50 and takes 45 minutes, whereas the serological tests need 60 min for the result and OMR 15 is the total cost.