Wilburn Medical Supplying Medical Providers with CareStart COVID-19 Antigen Tests
Kernersville, N.C., Nov. 16, 2020 – Wilburn Medical USA, provider of “Point of Care” testing equipment supplies to Physicians, Clinics, Hospitals, and Wellness facilities, announces to healthcare providers the availability of CareStart COVID-19 Antigen Rapid Point-of-Care (POC) test kits. The lateral flow assay test is available for online purchase by Wilburn Medical USA, the web’s preeminent ecommerce provider of medical supplies. Rapid effective screening with a 10 minute processing time, the CareStart Antigen Test identifies acute infection with 88.4% sensitivity and 100% specificity.
The CareStart™ COVID-19 Antigen test is a lateral flow immunochromatographic assay intended for the qualitative detection of the nucleocapsid protein antigen from SARS-CoV-2 in nasopharyngeal swab specimens directly collected, or collected in universal transport media, from individuals suspected of COVID-19 by their healthcare provider within five days of symptom onset. This test is authorized for use at the Point of Care (POC), i.e., in patient care settings operating under a CLIA Certificate of Waiver, Certificate of Compliance, or Certificate of Accreditation.
Rick Wilburn, Founder and President of Wilburn Medical USA, stated, “Wilburn Medical has over 20 years of providing point of care testing and we are here to deliver the tests needed to combat the coronavirus in the fastest and most efficient manner possible. From the beginning of this pandemic, Wilburn Medical has mobilized our unique services in delivering medical supplies to healthcare professionals. These CareStart Antigen tests play a very important role in helping to stop the spread of this deadly virus. Wilburn Medical salutes those healthcare workers on the frontline and is pleased to be a part of delivering a rapid point of care test such as the CareStart Covid-19 Antigen Test.”
About Wilburn Medical USA
Wilburn Medical Inc. was founded in 1997 to provide “Point of Care” testing equipment and supplies to Physicians, Clinics, Hospitals and Wellness Facilities. Our mantra was to “under promise and over deliver”. The company grew quickly and began adding additional offerings to our portfolio of products.
We have become an important supplier to healthcare organizations providing ppe supplies, medical equipment, and support for large and small facilities across the USA. With strategically located warehouses, we are able to keep shipping times and costs to a minimum. Let us be your "One Stop" source for all things medical.
Wilburn Medical’s web presence grew into our first “E Commerce” site in 2002. That site has evolved to become WilburnMedicalUSA.com with a comprehensive listing of over 90,000 items from over 500 medical manufacturers. Our newest "E Commerce" platform was released in the 4th quarter of 2015. In 2019, Emily Wilburn assumed the role of CEO and brought her expertise in providing world-class service.
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