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2016-2017 Catalog SVC 
2016-2017 Catalog SVC [ARCHIVED CATALOG]

AHE 120 - Phlebotomy Techniques

Drawing blood specimens from patients with the following conditions: damaged veins, obesity, allergies, burned, scarred or traumatized tissues. Dealing with special populations such as pediatric, geriatric, hearing and visually impaired, and non-English speaking patients; the awareness of the importance of culture. Covers arterial, IV, and special collection procedures. Prerequisite: AHE 113 or equivalent with minimum C grade or department chair permission. Must provide documentation of completed injections of Hepatitis B vaccination series prior to registering for class.