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Vitality Urgent Care

Pre-Travel RT- PCR COVID Testing for Travel Between US & Japan

Pre-Procedural COVID Exam & Testing

Clearance Testing for Travel Between US & Japan

We are a trusted partner of multiple Japanese communities and provide clearance testing for travel between US & Japan. We also fill the most recent Japanese certificate of Testing for COVID-19 upon the availability of test results at no additional cost!


  1. Schedule an appointment with Vitality.
  2. Get tested with approved technique through NEAR or RT-PCR technology.
  3. Receive report from Vitality or Lab partner
  4. Vitality fills the Certificate of Testing for COVID-19.
  5. Fly Safe!

What Kind of Pre-Travel COVID-19 Tests does Vitality Urgent Care Accepted for the USA – Japan Travelers.

  1. Rapid nicking enzyme amplification reaction (NEAR) Nucleic Acid Amplification Test (NAAT) technology  – ID Now from Abbott.
  2. RT-PCR / NAAT (Nucleic Acid Amplification Test) COVID-19 is a nasal or oral swab that has been authorized by the FDA and developed by Thermo Fisher Scientific. This test has been authorized for the detection of nucleic acid from the SARS-CoV-2 virus. Results < 8 hours.
  3. ACCULA automated RAPID SARS-CoV-2 RT-PCR – NAAT (Nucleic Acid Amplification Test)  The nasal test has been authorized by the FDA developed by Mesa Biotech / Thermo Fisher. Results < 2 hours.
  4. Xpert® Xpress SARS-CoV-2  automated RAPID SARS-CoV-2 RT-PCR – NAAT (Nucleic Acid Amplification Test)  The nasal test has been authorized by the FDA developed by Cepheid. Results < 2 hours.

We selected this particular technology for Japan Pre-Travel testing due to it being highly accurate and accepted by Japan.


Why Vitality Urgent Care?

  • FDA Authorized RT-PCR Testing 
  • Guaranteed Timely Results
  • Multiple Locations in Vernon Hills, Naperville, Arlington Heights/Rolling Meadows, and Chicago
  • Open 7 days per week with easy same-day testing on weekends
  • Securely Emailed PDF Results
  • Custom documentation and Fit-To-Fly documentation provided ( Japan Certificate, Hong Kong laboratory CLIA Certified, Thai “Fit to Fly”, Austria Certificate, Custom documentation to Spain with passport info)
  • Mobile testing available – we can come to your home or office/site
  • Available for individuals and groups
  • Price transparency

Price Menu

Please note that COVID tests that are done solely for travel reasons are not submitted to insurance. That means you’ll need to pay out-of-pocket for your travel-related coronavirus test.

Vitality Locations and Partners

Pre-Travel Covid testing is by appointment only.

We offer convenient collection options with our CLIA Certified laboratory partners, allowing us to deliver expediated results within hours of your appointment.

We offer a few convenient locations by appointment only

Vernon Hills

Rolling Meadows / Arlington Heights 


Schedule Appointment

The travel experience looks a little different now, and we’re here to help you arrive prepared!

Keep travel safe and COVID-free!

Pre-Travel COVID exam


Vitality Urgent and Primary Care is a Nurse Practitioner-owned company that has a financial interest in ancillary services such as clinical lab services and diagnostic testing, provided by our partner affiliates.