Obtaining Blood Samples
This course examines two procedures for obtaining blood samples: venipuncture and capillary puncture. Appropriate venipuncture sites, capillary samples, correct order of draw and troubleshooting are systematically addressed. Students are required to demonstrate competence of venipuncture in a supervised setting. Prerequisite: RN, RPN, LPN or consent of program.
In order to enrol in this course, you must be admitted to one of the following programs: Critical Care/Emergency Nursing; Rehabilitation Nursing; Professional Nursing Development; Nurse Credentialling; Nursing Refresher or Perioperative Nursing for LPNs.
No classes are available for online enrollment at this time.
If you have any questions about your enrolment, contact us and we will be happy to assist you.
Centre for Professional Nursing Education
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