What Does It Take To Become a Class B Provider?

There are certain criteria that needs to be met before you can be certified as a class B provider by the Health Sciences Authority (HSA).

With our extensive experience working with the HSA, Biomedia is able to help you bridge the gap and better prepare you for your application with HSA. 

What Is a Class B Provider?

Below is the definition of Class B Providers by Singapore Ministry of Health (MOH)

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Class B Provider Registration

To register as a Class B Provider, you'll need to register with HMI Institute of Health Science, and undergo training and inspection in accordance to MOH guidelines. The process is as below: 

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Purpose of Class B Providers

Approved Class B providers will be allowed to conduct Antigen Rapid Tests (ART) for the purpose of Pre-Event Testing (PET).

This will enable more economic and social activities to resume in a safer manner, the Ministry of Health (MOH) is implementing the use of PET as one of the measures to mitigate the risks of COVID-19 spread. Individuals who wish to enter the venues where selected events, business, or activities are being conducted are required to obtain a negative COVID-19 test results within a specific period of time.

These pre-event test must be valid within a specific duration of time (at most 24 hours before the end of their attendance to the venue requiring PET), and the individual must be able to produce proof of the test results.

What Will Event/General Venue Entry Procedure Look Like?

Your Patients

What You Need

  • Register for an ART test

1. Online Registration

  • Online system & PC

2. Checking In

  • Head down to the venue

  • Documents validations

  • Fill in forms

  • Mask

  • Facial biometric & thermometer

  • Online system & PC

3. ART Testing

  • Swabbing

  • Identity verifications & acknowledgements 

  • ART test kit

  • Collection kit (biohazard pouches, labels)

  • Full PPE (masks, gloves etc) 

4. Waiting

  • Wait at holding area

  • 15 minutes

  • Full PPE

  • Clearly designated & well spaced out holding area

5. Results

  • Collect results from staff

  • Online system & PC

What Happens After You Get the Result?

  • Directed to isolation corner

  • Ambulance will be activated

If Positive:

What you'll need:

  • Disposable bin
  • Full PPE

If Negative:

  • Entry to venue

What you'll need:

  • Disposable Bin

  • Biohazard Disposable Bag,

  • Full PPE

Need Help Becoming a Class B Provider?

We can help!

We understand there are a lot of preparations needed in order to get your facilities ready to conduct Antigen Rapid Test, not to mention that each elements needs to be in compliance with MOH guidelines.

To that end, we are ready to step in and offer our years of experience in Bio Medical and Life Sciences to help bridge the gap.

Here's how we can help:

What You Will Need

1.

Certified Providers

Trained / Certified individuals to perform the test

2.

Tracking System

A computer system that helps to register, retrieve and store patient's information

3.

Venue Setup

Proper settings to ensure the test flow and traffic is smooth and easy

4.

Test Kits and PPE

Keeping the process safe, efficient and accurate

5.

Training on test kits

Test kits needs to be handled in a correct manner in order for validity of results

How We Can Help

1.

Biomedia collaboration with HMI to provide professional training courses to individual/corporations

2.

Working with HMI, we'll be able to help you identify the ideal software/app for class B provider purposes

3.

  • Logistic Arrangement 

  • Biomedia's expertise will advise on the setup according to your needs/venue based on experience.

4.

  • Biomedia provides all PPE and ART test kits. 

  • In just 4 simple steps, results will be out in 15 mins.

5.

  • Our team will ensure that all testing personnel is familiar with our Antigen Rapid Test kits

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