Video Blog: How to Start a DOT Specimen Collection

Posted: November 2, 2018

In this video of the NDS Video Blog series, Joe Reilly discusses DOT Urine Specimen Collection.

Collection Step 1: Starting a collection highlights:

1) Go over Instructions with the donor

2) Check Id of Donor

3) Check that Specimen ID numbers on the seals match the form

4) Complete Employer information, MRO information, Collection Site Information, indicate DOT agency, indicate Test Reason, indicate Test panel,

5)Have donor remove outer garments (jackets, etc), empty pockets, wash and dry hands

6) Select Collection Cup (official beginning of the collection process)

7) Collector provides donor directions for the providing of the specimen

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