PHB 1298 - Phlebotomy/Health Professional

This course provides progressive information for persons in the medical field that need to hone their skills in phlebotomy and the preparation of specimens for testing. This course also includes the Clinical Laboratory Standards Institute and Occupational Safety and Health Association regulations. The text includes information about customer service and phlebotomy procedures in multiple health care environments or situations in addition to the traditional clinic setting. Emphasis is made on regulatory agencies, standards, and certification. Quality control and reporting / treatment procedures for accidental injuries are addressed in the text. Patient education and troubleshooting techniques are prominent features of the text. The instruction in the text is directly linked to the included CD-ROM to reinforce skills and techniques. PREREQUISITE: Must be a practicing phlebotomist or medical person with phlebotomy experience, or have successfully completed PHB 1220 Phlebotomy Theory and PHB 1222 Phlebotomy Procedures with an earned grade of C or better.

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