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Phlebotomy Princ and Pract (PHBT-110)

2013 Fall 
Location: Main Campus

Description: Phlebotomy covers the phlebotomist's role in health care; confidentiality and ethics; Patient's Bill or Rights; Quality Assurance; basic anatomy and physiology of the circulatory system; safety; infection control; isolation techniques; OSHA standards; handling accidental needle stick exposures; phlebotomy equipment; phlebotomy technique, such as the routine venipuncture, dermal punctures, drawing difficult patients; specimen collection and handling techniques; compliance with accrediting agencies; customer service; patient identification procedures; and competency in phlebotomy. In addition, the student will learn the theory of arterial punctures, but will only observe arterial draws in the clinical setting. American Society for Clinical Pathology has been widely recognized as the preeminent leader in the certification of medical laboratory professionals. After completion of this program that requires education, clinical training and experience you will be eligible to sit for the national exam. Upon completion of the exam with a passing score you will be known as a Phlebotomy Technician (PBT). Prerequisite: Student must have high school diploma or GED. Concurrent enrollment in PARM 111, MEDT 104 and PHBT 111. Reading placement at READ 111 or higher or complete READ 088 with a C or better. Refer to placement chart in college catalog for detailed information.

Textbook information can be found here.

08/20/2013 - 12/16/2013 Main Campus C. Wagner
Lecture Time: 5:00PM - 9:15PM Days: T Seats: 4
08/24/2013 - 09/07/2013 Main Campus C. Wagner
Lab Time: 8:00AM - 2:00PM Days: S Seats: 4

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