Course Description
Basic Phlebotomy
Theoretical and practical aspects of specimen
collections for clinical laboratories. Skill
development in the performance of a variety of
blood collection methods using proper techniques
and standard precautions. Includes vacuum
collection devices, syringes, capillary skin
puncture, butterfly needles and blood culture, and
specimen collection on adults, children, and
infants. Emphasis on infection prevention, patient
identification, specimen labeling, quality
assurance, specimen handling, processing,
accessioning, professionalism, ethics, and medical
terminology. Textbook required. 4.8 CEUs
Tuition: 255.00
Petition required:N
Course may be repeated for credit when the topic varies:Y
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