04 May 2022 Operation Expanded Testing (OpET) COVID-19 testing is an essential activity that increases safety for congregate care settings as part of a comprehensive mitigation strategy. Operation Expanded Testing (OET) is a federal testing resource that may be useful to your organization. Please see the attached presentation slides for more detailed information. Providers wishing to use OET as a resource should coordinate directly with Eurofins. OpET at a Glance No contract is needed for participation in OET.No charge. OET is 100% funded through the US Department of Health and Human Services (DHHS).No exclusivity. The organization can end testing at any time for any reason.All supplies are sent to testing location two (2) weeks in advance at no charge.All training is supplied at no charge.No charge for courier services; Eurofins will coordinate specimen pickup and supply delivery.No waiting to get another sample; Auto retesting (reflex) if PCR pooled group is found to be positive.No cost rapid testing. When used in conjunction with PCR pooled testing program antigen testing is available for program options.24-Hour results turnaround (TAT) for PCR testing.Reporting is fully automated and HIPAA compliant using Concentric by Ginkgo.Testing flexibility – facility can determine their own testing frequency; specific PCR pooled groups of 5-24 samples at a time. Staff can participate in the OET program. If you wish to enroll or have questions related to Operation Expanded Testing please contact Eurofins: Email: OperationET@Clinicalenterprise.com Call: 833-742-0862 Questions related to this communication should be directed to RA-PWODPEMRGNCYRSPRQ@pa.gov. NOTICE: This confidential message/attachment contains information intended for a specific individual(s) and purpose. Any inappropriate use, distribution or copying is strictly prohibited. If received in error, notify the sender and immediately delete the message.