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Specimen Collection: A Basic Review

Specimen Collection: A Basic Review (862)
Review the Basics of Blood Collection, Including: Patient Identification, Order of Draw, Proper Labeling, Blood Culture Collection, Venipuncture Collection, and Capillary Specimen Collection.
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Online - Complete Course
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At the completion of this course the reader will be able to:
  • List patient identification procedures.
  • Discuss the order of draw and its significance.
  • Describe proper labeling techniques.
  • Describe the proper technique for blood culture collection.
  • Discuss venipuncture collection, equipment used, selecting a draw site, and specimens with special requirements.
  • List the steps for capillary blood collection, select the proper sites to use, and discuss the helpful tips for capillary puncture.

Provider #: 50-2256
CE Broker Reporting

We report to CE Broker immediately after course completion, provided that your license number is in your profile prior to course completion.

Course #: 20-564855

P.A.C.E Provider #: 511
ASCLS P.A.C.E.® Approval

Continuing Education Unlimited is approved as a provider of continuing education programs in the clinical laboratory sciences by the ASCLS P.A.C.E.

Approved   |   511-032-23

California Dept of Public Health, Laboratory Field Services

Our Laboratory courses are accepted by The California Department of Public Health, Laboratory Field Services, when the course also has an ASCLS P.A.C.E. #.

Accrediting Agency #: 0001
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 Donald Dunbar, PBT(ASCP)
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