This course will emphasize the skills necessary to properly draw blood specimens by venipuncture and capillary puncture and the proper handling of the specimen for clinical laboratory testing. Issues dealing with patient contact, medical ethics, and legal problems will be discussed. Anatomy and physiology of the vascular system as they pertain to phlebotomy will be reviewed.
|No Class 05/22/18 & 05/28/18|
|Total hours 40|