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Phlebotomy Lesson 1.2 Phlebotomy Professionals

This lesson reviews phlebotomy as a profession and discusses character traits desireable for this profession. This is an essential lesson for those that are considering a career in laboratory sciences or specimen collection. This lesson is presented in an easily understandable format and is suitable for students, phlebotomists, laboratory personnel, nurses, cnas, medical assistants and other allied health professionals.


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Venepuncture – How to take a blood sample – OSCE Guide

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The ability to perform venepuncture (venipuncture) is something medical students, nursing students and other healthcare professionals are required to learn. This video aims to give you an idea of what’s required in your exam (OSCE). You should not perform this procedure on a patient without undergoing the necessary training from your university or employer. This video is not a substitute for professional clinical training and may differ from your local medical school or hospital guidelines.

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Venipuncture OSCE Exam – Phlebotomy using a vacutainer

Venipuncture is a key skill that you need to master as a medical student, junior doctor or healthcare professional, this video will guide you step by step along the way.

This video will look at one of the phlebotomy techniques and teach you how to draw blood using the vacutainer system in preparation for your OSCE exam.

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How to select the most effective vein for clinical abilities -cannulation and venepuncture

Drugs in a Nutshell provides a manual to picking the most effective vein for clinical abilities.

Hints and suggestions to successfully getting blood or canulation rely on great preparing by picking the appropriate vein.

No matter whether a nurse, paramedic, medic or phlebotomist it is vital to select a great vein for the clinical ability you are hoping to complete.


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