Peripheral Venepuncture for Upper Limbs
(Phlebotomy Training Course)
This course aims to impart basic knowledge on peripheral venepuncture for the upper limbs in collection of blood sample. It provides skill practice for participants to be assessed on manikin. It addresses the issues related to venepuncture and the blood sampling guidelines in accordance with organisational requirements.
At the end of the course, participants should be able to:
- Explain the basic anatomy and physiology of the venous system and of the upper extremity used in venepuncture.
- Relate the standard precautions and practices with blood sample taking.
- Recognise and prepare the types of equipment/items and the documentary requirements for blood specimen collection.
- Discuss on the common issues related to blood taking procedure.
- Explain the considerations for choice of vein in blood taking.
- Perform blood taking in accordance with the standard precautions and organisational guidelines.
- Basic anatomy and physiology of the venous system and of the upper extremity used in venepuncture
- Standards Precautions
- Types of venepuncture equipment /safety
- Issues related to venepuncture
- Considerations for choice of vein
Target AudiencePatient care services/Enrolled nurses/Registered nurses
At the end of the course, participants will be awarded the “Certificate of Participation” by HMI Institute when they fulfilled the following:
- Meet the attendance
- Assessments: Passed the theory component, before proceeding to simulated practical assessment
- Complete clinical competency (real hands-on) on their own arrangement through completing and documenting 30-blood taking in the healthcare organisations they are currently working in. Documented forms need to be submitted to HMI Institute to receive the “Certificate of Participation”.
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28 May 2021 , 9.00am to 6.00pm
– Online learning: 8 hours and Face-to-face: 8 hours
$250 per participant (excluding GST)
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