USP 800 and the National Institute for Occupational Health & Safety (NIOSH) recommend that institutions perform medical surveillance and testing including wipe sampling at least every 6 months to ensure the safety of patients and employees working with hazardous drugs.
SAMPLE IN 7 EASY STEPS
1. Lay the frame
2. Pour provided solvent into test tube cap
3. Dip swab into cap until all solvent is absorbed
4. Wipe horizontally
5. Flip the swab and wipe vertically
6. Insert swab in the vial
7. Complete the Chain-of-Custody
The SafeChemo sampling kit is a simple way to perform accurate wipe sampling in compliance with USP 800 for the detection and quantification of chemotherapy drugs on surfaces. Upon arriving at our laboratory, the samples are analyzed by LCMSMS with rigorous QA/QC.