Learn the basic technique for drawing blood specimens by venipuncture according to the CLSI standards. Detailed demonstrations include performing venipunctures using tube holders, syringes and winged blood collection sets. Emphasis is placed on needlestick safety, proper patient identification, preventing patient injury, and obtaining specimens free from errors that can alter results. Includes access to CE questions for inhouse use. This video qualifies viewers to obtain 1 unit of P.A.C.E. continuing education credit. (Additional fee applies.)
NOTE: On April 31, 2017, CLSI released GP41-A7, a revision to the standard upon which this video is based. Until we are able to update this video, we are posting a document on the viewing page detailing the passages in this video that are affected. We expect to release an updated version of this video by January 1, 2018.