In this lecture, an expert witness in phlebotomy-related litigation identifies common errors in the performance of venipunctures that cause minor and catastrophic injuries to patients and bring legal action against phlebotomists, laboratories and hospitals. He outlines policies, procedures and practices that phlebotomists and their managers can implement to minimize their risk of litigation. Case studies from his files as an expert witness in phlebotomy-related litigation will be used to illustrate key concepts. Includes access to CE questions for inhouse use. 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.