Ova & Parasite Samples

Kansas is becoming a more diverse with each new group of immigrants and refugees settling in the state. It is important to provide meaningful health services that are linguistically appropriate and culturally competent. In order to support providers in serving to immigrant populations the following sources of cultural beliefs, medical issues and health education information may be helpful:

Burmese (pdf) |
English (pdf) |
Karen (pdf) |
Karenni (pdf) |
Nepali (pdf)

To support ova and parasite testing, instructions for gathering stool samples are available in a variety of different languages including English, Chinese, French, Hindi, Japanese, Korean, Russian, Somali, Spanish and Ukrainian from the website www.healthinfotranslations.org.