• Step 1: Wash your hands in warm, soapy water and dry thoroughly.
  • Step 2: Twist the cap on the sample collection tube to open. Remove the sampling stick, holding it by the cap.
  • Step 3: To collect your sample, scrape the sample stick on the stool. You can place some toilet paper in the bowl and collect the sample on top.
  • Step 4: Put the sampling stick back in the tube and twist back on until you hear a click.
  • Please ensure the lid is properly closed.
  • Step 5:Place the Sample Tune in the biohazard bag, and seal for secure shipping.
  • Place the bag into the specimen box that the test came in.
  • Make sure you have filled in the Lab form and recorded your patient ID.
  • Step 6: Close the test box and place in the supplied return envelope.
  • Send the test back immediately (check the return label for your delivery method).