By typing my first and last name below, I attest that:
A. I authorize my child’s school to conduct specimen collection and testing of my child or me (if student age 18 or older) for COVID-19 by nasal swab.
B. I acknowledge that a positive test result is an indication that my child or I (if student age 18 or older) may have the COVID-19 virus and he/she or I must follow the school’s protocol for positive results.
C. I understand that the school is not acting as my or my child’s medical provider; that this testing does not replace treatment by my or my child‘s medical provider; and I assume complete and full responsibility to take appropriate action concerning my or my child’s test results. I agree to seek medical advice, care, and treatment from my or my child’s medical provider if I have questions or concerns, or if my or his/her condition worsen.
D. I understand that, as with any medical test, there is the potential for a false positive or false negative COVID-19 test result.
E. I have been informed about the test purpose, procedures, possible benefits and risks, and I have received a copy of this Informed Consent from my child’s school. I understand that Mako is not responsible for providing the school’s program information. I have been given the opportunity to ask questions before I sign, and I may ask additional questions at any time.
F. My consent for this screening test for COVID-19 is knowing and voluntary.