Specimen Collection: A Basic Review (by 4CEUINC)

2 P.A.C.E. contact hour(s)

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4CEUINC

Course provided by 4CEUINC.

This course will review the basic procedures involved in specimen collection.

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Continuing Education Credits

P.A.C.E.® Contact Hours (acceptable for AMT, ASCP, and state recertification) (CEU Unlimited): 2 hour(s)
Course number 511-034-17, approved through 10/31/2019
Course number 20-564855, approved through 10/31/2019

Objectives

  • 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.

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Course Outline

  • Specimen Collection Review
      • Cover Slide
      • Copyright & License Information
      • Course Objectives
      • About The Author
      • Introduction
  • Patient Identification
      • Section Slide
      • General Info
      • General Info
      • Identification Bands
  • Order of Draw
      • Section Slide
      • General Information
      • Knowledge Check Question
      • Knowledge Check - Answer Continued
  • Proper Labeling
      • Section Slide
      • General Information
      • General Information
      • General Information
      • General Information
      • Blood Bank Labeling
      • Blood Bank Labeling
  • Blood Culture Collection
      • Section Slide
      • Blood Culture Contamination
      • Proper Technique
      • Proper Technique
      • Winged Collection Sets
      • Filling the Blood Culture Bottles
      • Blood Culture Labeling
      • General Section Review
  • Venipuncture Collection
      • Section Slide
      • Needle Options
      • Examples of Blood Collection Devices
      • Examples of Blood Collection Devices
      • Selecting a Phlebotomy Site
      • Selecting a Phlebotomy Site
      • Tourniquet Usage
      • Special Handling of Specimens
      • Selecting a Vein
      • Anatomy of the Arm and Wrist
  • Capillary Specimen Collection
      • Section Slide
      • Collecting Capillary Specimens
      • Collecting Capillary Specimens
      • Visual Diagrams
      • Capillary Specimen Collection Tips
      • Capillary Specimen Collection Tips
  • The End
      • 4CEUINC.com Contact Information
      • Thank You!

Additional Information

This course will review the basic procedures involved in specimen collection.
The course is suitable for anyone working in the Lab, especially those involved in specimen collection.

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