Thu, 26 Oct|
0014 ground floor Frank Lampl Building
Phlebotomy for Beginners
To enable the practitioner to gain underpinning knowledge towards developing competence in the skill of venepuncture.
Time & Location
26 Oct 2023, 09:30 – 16:00
0014 ground floor Frank Lampl Building, Kingston University, Kingston Hill, Kingston upon Thames KT2 7LB, UK
About the event
The intended learning outcomes are below for the session
Aim: To enable the practitioner to gain underpinning knowledge towards developing competence in the skill of venepuncture.
Outcomes:On completion of this guided study the Practitioner will be able to:
Discuss professional issues relating to:
Identify the veins in the forearm that are suitable for venepuncture.
Identify, assemble and use the equipment required.
Identify possible contraindications for venepuncture.
Describe the steps required to maintain safety and meet the needs of the patient before, during and following venepuncture.
Describe the factors to consider when choosing a vein.
Discuss how these procedures should be documented.