This theory course will instruct the student on the various techniques used for venipuncture according to established procedures. It will highlight safety standards, legal and ethical issues, and quality control procedures. Students will learn basic medical terminology used in the laboratory as well as basic functioning of the cardiovascular system, including anatomy of the heart and vessels. The instructional format includes classroom instruction and hands on practice in the Health Lab. Forty-eight hours of clinical follows the class dates.
HO547 | 96 Class Hours