MEDA 090 Phlebotomy Practicum
Description: This course is an unpaid 75 hour clinical experience designed for students to gain additional experience in phlebotomy. Students complete 50-100 venipunctures, 25 capillary punctures and observe 2 arterial punctures at an appropriate clinical site. Students apply knowledge of theory to the clinical setting. This course is intended for students in the Phlebotomy Training Program. Upon successful completion of the Phlebotomy Training Program students are awarded a Certificate of Performance in Phlebotomy and may apply for State of California certification as a Certified Phlebotomy Technician 1 (CPT 1) and sit for the American Medical Technologists exam for Registered Phlebotomy Technician (RPT).
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