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Phlebotomy


PHLEBOTOMY
   
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PHLEBOTOMY CLASSES WILL NOT BE OFFERED FOR SU 2016
PLAB 1091 54101
INTRO TO PHLEBOTOMY
             
This course will address the current events, skills, knowledge and attitudes and behaviors pertinent to phlebotomy. An introduction on basic venipuncture, technical abilities and skills essential to phlebotomy will be reviewed and assessed. You must have a passing score (according to syllabus) to attend PLAB 1023 course. Fifteen (15) maximum number of seats available. Submit your complete application starting - 04/19/16. You must have Continuing Education Academic Advisor approval for this course. Textbook required: Phlebotomy Essentials, McCall, Ruth. Lippincott Publishing 4th Edition.
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PLAB 1023 54101
PHLEBOTOMY

             

Skill development in the performance of a variety of blood collection methods using proper techniques and universal precautions including 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, accessing, professionalism, ethics, and medical terminology. Topics include professionalism, ethics, and medical terminology. The curriculum is designed to provide the didactic information and competencies required by the National Healthcareer Association (NHA) for certification as a Certified Phlebotomy Technician (CPT). Prerequisites: Completion of health records, including current immunizations and tuberculosis test, high school diploma or the equivalent (GED) and WorkKeys® Assessment. Proof of current AHA Healthcare Provider CPR Healthcare Provider Certification.

A criminal background and drug screening will be required for entry into this course. You will be given specific information during the lecture. You must have Continuing Education Academic Advisor approval for this course. Clinical hours are scheduled by the instructor according to the hospital clinical site’s needs and availability. All students must be flexible with clinical schedules. Specific hospitals and schedules are not promised. 

               
 
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