How to Take the FIT

how to take the fit 1Have all of your supplies ready and in one place. Supplies include:

  • Laboratory requisition
  • Green capped sampling bottle
  • Zip lock bag and cloth
  • Collection paper
  • Mailing envelope

Remove the sampling bottle from the package.

Return the FIT.

  • Return the envelope to an indoor Canada Post retail outlet or the nearest medical laboratory as soon as possible. You can find a list of lab drop off locations here.
  • The test is time and temperature sensitive. The test should not be frozen. Do not place the test in an outdoor mailbox.

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