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MAE 115 - Phlebotomy

( 0.5 :1.5 :0 ) 1 credits

This course demonstrates the proper venipuncture and finger-stick techniques of obtaining human blood specimens in accordance with OSHA Standards. Basic blood chemistry tests, including glucose, are performed and results are properly recorded. Students also become familiar with the anatomy and physiology and medical terminology relating to the blood body system and cover topics such as blood formation, testing and grouping, and individual blood type identification. This course will provide the student with the educational requirements for eligibility to sit for the National Health-Career Association (NHA) examination.