Basic Phlebotomy Skills
Get the basic phlebotomy skills you need to enhance your current practice.
- 50 US dollars$50
- Meadville, PA - main office
Looking to expand your skills? Frontline's Basic Phlebotomy Skills course is the perfect add-on to any IV Therapy training for nurses. In this hands-on training, you'll learn the proper techniques for drawing blood, handling specimens, and more. This course is offered after select IV Therapy training sessions, so sign up now to take your nursing career to the next level. This add-on training takes place following select IV Therapy training sessions. (Currently only offered at our Meadville, PA location and Mobile training) This is not a comprehensive phlebotomy training course that prepares you for national certification. This is meant to be a basic overview to increase a healthcare provider's current skill level. This course was developed to help nurses who have not had proper training in the skill of drawing blood via venipuncture. Help decrease rejected specimens and complications. Online Modules: 1. Introduction to Phlebotomy 2. Equipment and Supplies 3. Patient Identification and Preparation 4. Venipuncture Techniques 5. Specimen Handling and Transportation 6. Complications and Troubleshooting In-Person Hands-on Skills Training Session: 1. Review and Handling of Equipment and Supply options 2. Practice venipuncture using a variety of manikins that provide blood return and tube filling with successful venipuncture. 3. Proper handling and care of specimens. Tips to avoid rejected specimens. 4. Infection Control and Aseptic Technique
Policy All registration cancellations and refund requests must be made by 2 business days before the scheduled class. A refund of the full class fee will be given for cancellations received by that date. No refunds will be granted for requests received on or after the 2 days preceding the class. You can receive credit for a future class. Max is 1 rescheduled class. Submit all requests to firstname.lastname@example.org or call 814-395-6118. Refunds will not be given for no-shows.