Portland Community College | Portland, Oregon

PAYMENT for your course(s) is DUE WHEN YOU REGISTER. Register and pay online or by phone: 971-722-8888.

DROP/REFUND POLICY: You must drop a course at least one day before the class begins to receive a refund. 

Patients present unique challenges for the phlebotomist. Age, morbidities and stage of disease will influence the draw. This course provides specialized phlebotomy techniques for difficult draws. We cover some anatomy and physiology, optimal choice of equipment, and personnel and patient safety. Attention will be paid to pediatric blood collections, geriatric draws, critically ill patients, those with vascular disease and scarring, edema or obesity and those at high risk of hemorrhage and other complications. Recent clinical, blood draw experience is required. Ideal student will have completed a formal course in phlebotomy.

Call 971-722-6627 for more information.

0.80 CEU
Write down the CRNs (ex. 22398) of your selected classes to register.
CRN Campus / Bldg / Rm Time Days Dates
44897 CLIMB Ctr / CLIMB / 102 08:00 AM-05:00 PM Sa 12-Nov-2016 thru 12-Nov-2016
Instructor: Olga A Hice
Tuition: $225.00 Fees: $0.00