/PRNewswire/ – FRANKLIN LAKES, N.J., Dec. 22, 2021 — BD (Becton, Dickinson and Company) (NYSE: BDX), a leading global medical company, announced today that the BD VeritorTM At-Home COVID-19 Test is now available for purchase through Everly Health, a digital health company at the forefront of the virtual diagnostics-driven care industry, and Southeastern Grocers, the parent company of Fresco y Más, Harveys Supermarket, and Winn-Dixie stores.
The BD VeritorTM At-Home COVID-19 Test, which is also available on Amazon.com, is the first at-home COVID-19 test to use a smartphone camera and app to collect and interpret findings, removing human subjectivity associated with previous visually read at-home antigen tests.
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“Reliable and widely accessible testing is critical in mitigating the spread of COVID-19 and providing timely test results to assist your healthcare practitioner in making decisions,” said Dave Hickey, head of BD’s Life Sciences division. “Distributors and merchants such as Everly Health and Southeastern Grocers contribute significantly to the virus’s fightback by giving widespread, accessible access to at-home testing. With family gatherings and holiday parties on the horizon, it is more critical than ever to identify COVID-19.”
Fresco y Más, Harvey’s Supermarket, and Winn-Dixie are among the supermarkets.
Consumers may now get testing at all in-store pharmacy departments at more than 230 Fresco y Más, Harveys Supermarket, and Winn-Dixie locations.
Gayle Shields, Southeastern Grocers’ vice president of pharmacy, said, “Throughout the Southeast, our communities continue to face a significant risk of COVID-19 infection. At Southeastern Grocers, we are devoted to providing our customers with the highest-quality items. We are honored to work together BD to assist safeguard our communities and halt the spread of the virus.”
In 15 minutes, the BD VeritorTM At-Home COVID-19 Test interprets and displays testing findings digitally through the Scanwell mobile app on a smartphone. Additionally, the test is one of the only at-home tests that completely automates results reporting to federal and state public health organizations and offers a simplified experience for optional reporting to companies and schools. Each box of the BD VeritorTM At-Home COVID-19 Test contains two tests to simplify serial testing.
Everly Health, via its subsidiaries Everlywell and Everly Health Solutions, provides testing to corporations, government organizations, and consumers. Consumers may access the tests directly on everlywell.com, while corporate clients can access them through everlyhealthsolutions.com/covid-19.
When purchased through Everly Health Solutions, the BD VeritorTM At-Home COVID-19 Test integrates seamlessly with the company’s proprietary COVID-19 platform, enabling organizations to send at-home tests to individuals, securely view test results for both PCR and rapid tests purchased through the company, and assist with program management.
“Convenient at-home fast testing is one of the most effective weapons our nation has for combating COVID-19 and safeguarding our workplaces and schools,” said Bill Paquin, general manager of Everly Health Solutions, the enterprise branch of Everly Health. “With the debut of the BD VeritorTM At-Home COVID-19 Test on our site and platform, we’re thrilled to provide organizations the flexibility to deliver speedy at-home tests to their members and manage their findings conveniently on a single complete platform.”