LOCAL NATIONAL GLOBAL IMPACT
I N N O V A T I O N S E R V I C E Q U A L I T Y L E A D E R S H I P E X C E L L E N C E
Patient sample tubes are classified and shipped as biological substances, Category B.
Prepare sample for FedEx pick-up using the Redi-Kit Sample Transport System packing
materials. Complete the Shippers Declaration for Biological Substances, Class B.
Consult your hospital's trained shipper or your Dangerous Goods Shipping Policy.
1. Place sample tube(s) in white
Styrofoam box with absorbent
2. Label with hospital specific ID or
sample barcode number, insert,
and seal white box inside plastic inner
package, then place plastic package
inside Tyvek outer envelope.
3. Place in cardboard shipping container
with NYBC order form inside box and
FedEx airbill outside.
4. Seal FedEx barcoded label and align
around the box directly over the
NYBC label as shown. Be sure the
barcode is visible after you affix it to
the Redi-Kit shipping container.
HOW TO SHIP A PATIENT SAMPLE IN 4 EASY STEPS
*Please include cold pack during warm
weather shipping months.