Nasal Swab Testing: Pilot Program at UPC

WHAT: Nasal swab testing (alternative to saliva testing) for USC surveillance testing population (Pop Testing.)

WHO: Patients who have medical conditions (including medication regimens) that can make saliva collection difficult. Note from provider is required.

HOW: Submit a secure message in MySHR ( with accompanying doctor’s note.





You will receive a message in MySHR confirming that you have been approved for swab testing.

Questions? Contact COVID-19 hotline, 213-740-6291,