Thank you for your willingness to serve the state of New York and its employees as an official Covid-19 collection site. 

5 Minute Saliva Collection Process Overview:

  • Online Registrations : NY State employees will register online, sign a consent form and receive a unique QR-Code via email and/or text to bring with them to the pharmacy.
    • Walk-In Registrations: NY State employees will be able to scan a pharmacy provided QR-code on their smart device that will take them to the registration page.
  • The pharmacy staff will follow a simple Scan, Spit and Go workflow:
    • To start, affix and scan the test kit QR-Code and NY State employee QR-code.
    • Observe the NY State employee collection: NY State employee writes name and DOB, fills tube with saliva, seal the tube, insert tube into bag and place bag into the designated area.
    • NY State employee is free to leave and they will receive their results via text message or email within 48 hours of being received by the lab.
  • Courier/carrier service will pick up specimens.  

Features & Benefits for Participating Pharmacies

  • Receive $15 for every observed saliva collection.
  • Your pharmacy will be listed as a designated collection site, while potentially increasing awareness of and foot traffic to your store.
  • Saliva tests ensure minimal contact with NY State employees and specimens to protect your pharmacy staff.
  • No costs or purchases required, get started right away.
  • ‘Scan, Spit & Go’ process requires minimal staff time.

Fill out the form below to sign up today and secure your spot as an official New York State Employee Saliva Collection Site. Email with any further questions.

Once you applied you will receive:

  • A digital Welcome Packet including training guides, support materials, and FAQ’s
  • Saliva collection kits and collection kit QR codes
  • Ongoing program support provided by SiteLabs