COVID-19 Travel Information
Click CDC COVID-19 Travel Requirements for the most up to date information about the Centers for Disease Control and Prevention requirements to enter the United States after traveling internationally.
If you are flying, your airline’s website is also a good resource for finding out what is required to fly into and out of Canada.
COVID-19 Test Travel Requirements
Virtual tests for re-entry into the United States need to be EUA, Emergency Use Authorization, approved. Below are a couple of options to order and take with you to the conference. You will have the convenience of testing 24 hours prior to boarding your plane in your hotel room and then you will receive results in your email within a couple of hours of testing.
Options for Virtual COVID-19 Tests
- eMed can be ordered here.
- Abbott BinaxNOW™ from eMed can be ordered here.
- Abbott BinaxNOW™ from Optum Store: Three-pack can be ordered here, Two-pack can be ordered here.
To complete the virtual tests, you will need a stable Wi-Fi connection and a camera enabled laptop or mobile phone. You will have test results emailed to you within a couple of hours of testing.
Testing at the Hotels
The APS 2022 contracted Hotels are offering COVID testing stations on-site for a fee. There are also multiple testing locations throughout Whistler and just step from the Conference Centre. There will be no discounts offered for APS attendees.
Testing at the Airport
You can also test at the Vancouver airport prior to departure. Please note this is a very costly option and you will want to allow additional time before boarding your plane.
What if I test positive for or am exposed to someone who tests positive for COVID-19?
You will find the latest CDC directions here.
Where can I quarantine?
The APS 2022 contracted hotels are offering to extend the sleep room stay in the situation that an attendee needs to quarantine. The Hilton is offering the APS conference group rate, both hotels will arrange meals to be delivered for in room dining to anyone who needs to quarantine, and the Westin will provide grocery delivery information.
Whistler Prompt Medical Care
This medical clinic is within walking distance of the Whistler Conference Centre and both of our resorts.
Whistler Health Care Centre
4380 Lorimer Road
Whistler, BC V8E 1A7