This course provides instruction in the skills needed for the proper collection of blood and other specimens used for diagnostic testing. Emphasis is placed on ethics, legalities, medical terminology, safety and universal precautions, health care delivery systems, patient relations, anatomy and physiology, and specimen collection. Upon completion, students should be able to demonstrate competence in the theoretical comprehension of phlebotomy techniques. This is a certificate-level course.
|Area of Interest||Phlebotomy|
|Semesters Available||Fall, Spring|
|Pre-requisite(s)||Enrollment in the Phlebotomy Technology program|