This course prepares individuals to collect, prepare and transport blood samples using proper techniques and procedures. Class and lab topics include safety, basic anatomy and physiology, infection control, patient preparation, and legal and ethical considerations associated with venipuncture in a hospital or out-patient setting. Students will be eligible to apply to take the National Certification Examination. Immunization record (PPD, MMR, Hepatitis B) must be provided. Prerequisites: Must be a health care professional. Text required at first class.
Continuing Education Level
Continuing Ed - Open Classes