This kit is NOT affected by other bowel screening kits recall.
A $15 Fee is payable to the pathology lab when the sample is sent in. The Fee can be Medicare re-imbursed if a referral is provided by your doctor.
For further information on wether you qualify for the medicare rebate please speak to your doctor.
In Australia, one person dies every 2 hours from Bowel Cancer This cancer can be prevented and there is a 90% chance of survival if it is detected early Early detection is possible and made easy with InSure.
The test identifies invisible blood in the faeces which is often the only early warning sign for Bowel Cancer. The test is both accurate and reliable approved by government bodies and used by doctors in Australia to screen their patients.
InSure was designed for Bowel Cancer screening; the sample is taken at home, requires no diet and medication restrictions or handling of the faeces and your sample can be posted to the laboratory for your convenience.
Your risk increases significantly from the age of 50. Both men and women are at risk and trials indicate that you should commence screening with a Faecal Occult Blood Test (FOBT) from 50 years of age.
If you have a family history or symptoms you should consult your doctor. InSureFIT, with its patented, easy-to-use brush and no dietary or medicinal restrictions, is the at-home bowel cancer screening test that 86% of patients prefer.
1 About the Kit: Using the newer Faecal Immounochemical Test (FIT) means: You do not need to change your diet or stop medications if you want an accurate result. You do not have capture your faeces and smear it onto a card or put it into small jars. You do not need to take the sample(s) back to your doctor or pathology laboratory.
The InSure Faecal Immunochemical Test and Service You only need to take a sample of toilet bowl water with a brush provided in the kit and place the water sample onto the test card. The finished test card sample is sent to the laboratory in the normal, general post.
You will receive a result letter and so will your doctor.
You can rely on the results: It is 10 times more sensitive to blood than other tests which means it will pick up invisible amounts of bleeding It picks up blood from the large bowel and rectum reducing the chance of a false result.
Our customer service team is available on 1800 55 65 75 (freecall) if you have any questions Is much cheaper than alternative pathology tests If you have any Signs or Symptoms for Bowel Cancer you should see your doctor first.