Aug 18, 2022  
2022-23 Catalog 
2022-23 Catalog
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AHEL 118 - Phlebotomy Practicum

5 CR

Provides practical experience in the role of the phlebotomy technician. Grading: Satisfactory/Unsatisfactory.

Prerequisite(s): Completion of ALL phlebotomy certificate program courses AND extern requirements. Grade for each program course is a C (2.0) or better. No more than 1 quarter between completion of AHEL 112 and enrollment in this course. Permission of Program Chair. Entry code required. See


Course Outcomes

  • Apply the knowledge of medical laboratory policy and procedures through orientation at a clinical facility.
  • Perform 100 or more successful venipunctures. 
  • Perform or observe capillary punctures. 
  • Complete ASCP requirement of orientation to a CLIA (Clinical Laboratory Improvement Act) regulated full-service laboratory. 
  • Complete accurate documentation of clinical roles and procedures at a clinical facility.
  • Communicate regularly with practicum coordinator/instructor.
  • Demonstrate professionalism as defined by the coordinator/instructor.

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