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Intro into the World of Phlebotomy

Phlebotomy 101: Introduction to Basic Phlebotomy – Phlebotomy, on its own, is a complete medical practice. Phlebotomy involves extracting blood from patients for further examination and tests. Once a vein is located and punctured with a needle, the phlebotomist collects a blood sample in a tube which is vacuum sealed with a rubber stopper. A phlebotomist […]

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Accredited Phlebotomy Technician Specialist Online Schools

Online education seems to be the norm these days, and for excellent reasons. Online courses allow students to complete academic requirements at their own pace, and do not require transport expenditure. Online courses also open students to opportunities that otherwise may not be available to them if they only attend campus classes. There is a […]

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What Our Blood Tests are Used For

Ever wonder what our blood tests are used for? Blood testing has become routine that we often forget the value of this simple procedure. Phlebotomy is part of standard diagnostic procedure. Blood and other specimen (urine, feces, tissue) is collected so doctors can make accurate diagnosis of an illness or medical condition and recommend appropriate treatment. […]

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