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Phlebotomy Refresher

$ 75.00 $ 60.00

The Phlebotomy Refresher course is is designed to meet the requirement that phlebotomists licensed in California earn six contact hours every two years. This course is a great 1-day course for healthcare professionals wishing to return to the field, or refresh on basic knowledge, skills and experience live practice.

Areas of blood withdrawal are covered thoroughly in this class include: infection control and safety measures, anatomy, equipment and methods for performing blood withdrawal, labs, blood transfusions, skin and venipuncture, complications and ethics and legal implications.

This class that provides knowledge refresher – so important for today’s Phlebotomy Technicians! Be the best you can be.

Prerequisite

This course is open to Phlebotomy Technician I professionals. This course was designed specifically for phlebotomists. Phlebotomists licensed in California may earn credit for it, but no credit will be granted to medical technologists or clinical laboratory scientists.

Contact Education Hours:  Eligible providers may earn 6 contact hours See FAQs for CE details.

Instructional Model:  This class is offered in hybrid format that includes online lectures, and classroom skills if included in course.

EXTRA:   Live Sticks – If you would like to refresh your live skills, sign up for the Live Stick Skills Laboratory

Description

The Phlebotomy Refresher course is designed to meet the requirement that phlebotomists licensed in California earn six contact hours every two years. This course is a great 1-day course for healthcare professionals wishing to return to the field, or refresh on basic knowledge.

This class that provides knowledge refresher – so important for today’s Phlebotomy Technicians! Be the best you can be.

For the Phlebotomy Refresher course, the measurable learning objectives are below.

By the end of the course the student will be able to:

  • Discuss the history of blood withdrawal.
  • Explain and demonstrate the proper use of universal precautions for infection control.
  • List areas of anatomy primarily used in blood withdrawal.
  • Explain and implement safety measures for vascular access and blood withdrawal.
  • Discuss and monitor for possible complications of vascular access and skin puncture.
  • Understand how to choose and prepare appropriate equipment for blood withdrawal.
  • Understand how to demonstrate safe and effective techniques for blood withdrawal.

Prerequisite

This course is open to Phlebotomy Technician I professionals. This course was designed specifically for phlebotomists. Phlebotomists licensed in California may earn credit for it, but no credit will be granted to medical technologists or clinical laboratory scientists.

Instructional Model:  This class is offered in hybrid format that includes online lectures, and classroom skills if included in course.

EXTRA:   Live Sticks – If you would like to refresh your live skills, sign up for the Live Stick Skills Laboratory

Contact Education Hours:  Eligible providers may earn 6 contact hours See FAQs for CE details.

Product Requirements

Course Completion:

  • Students must be present on campus throughout the full course to receive Certificate of Completion and CEs. If there is an absence the student will be rescheduled for another class to complete the full class time. The class must be completed within one year.
  • Practical testing on each other is an optional courtesy we extend to all RNs on the last day of class that includes live sticks. A proxy may be brought in your place if you cannot have a live stick performed on you for any reason.
  • Upon successful completion of this course, Genesis students are welcome back to refresh their live stick skills for one year at no cost. You must call ahead to coordinate scheduling.

Please note:

  • Course Materials: Students receive the course materials on-site.
  • Equipment Box: Students are loaned an equipment box in class and are responsible for the equipment. There is a $20 charge for lost or damaged equipment.
  • Medical release: A medical release from your physician is required if you are pregnant or have any other medical condition that would prevent you from participating in the live testing portion of this course.
  • Daily Expectations: The day begins at 8:00 a.m. sharp and will run for up to 9 hours. Any time missed due to lateness must be made up at the end of class to prevent your certified status at a State level being delayed, or if a student misses a significant amount of class time he or she will be rescheduled.
  • GMEC believes that our daily curriculum and break/lunch structure fosters an enriched academic learning environment to effectively retain the knowledge conveyed during those days. We strive to maintain a positive atmosphere that is encouraged by the welcome and constructive contributions of our students and highly qualified instructors.
  • To ensure students feel comfortable during testing, safety issues and possible complications are covered prior to examination. A proxy may be brought in your place if the student cannot have a live stick performed for whatever reason.
  • Students must wear closed-toed shoes or they will not be allowed in class.
  • Our primary goal is to provide the highest quality of instruction and education to each of our students, and to help ensure the safety of their future patients.

STUDENT'S RIGHT TO CANCEL:  CANCELLATION, WITHDRAWAL, AND REFUND POLICY:

The student has the right to cancel the enrollment agreement and obtain a refund of charges paid if notice of cancellation is made up to 72 hours prior to the start date. Refund requests will be honored when made prior to 72 hours of the course start time minus any non-refundable charge. The school will refund any money paid, less non-refundable fees within 15 days after the notice is received.  Cancellation occurs when the student notifies the administration in writing with a request to cancel from the school by email to admin@genesismec.com. After the class has started, if the student chooses to leave the course this is a withdrawal.  Withdrawal occurs when the student notifies the administration in writing with a request to withdraw from the school by email to admin@genesismec.com.  For courses longer than 12 hours or taught over more than one class day, students withdrawing on or before hour 12 or before the second class day, shall be granted either a 50% refund (minus a $20 admin fee) of tuition charges, or for students wishing to reschedule the course at a later date, a credit for all charges paid. GMEC will honor the credit for a period not to exceed 12 months. Students who withdraw from courses shorter than 12 instructional hours or courses taught within a single class day, are not eligible for a refund of charges paid. For withdrawal, any textbooks, equipment or supplies must be returned in unused condition to receive a refund.

If the student has received federal student financial aid funds, the student is entitled to a refund of moneys not paid from federal student financial aid program funds.