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1

Phlebotomy skills would not include

Handling patient correspondence

2

The monitoring system for institutions that train phlebotomists is known as

Accreditation

3

Once certified, what must a phlebotomist earn to ensure continued certification?

CEUs- continuing education units

4

Informed consent means?

patients must be informed of intended treatments and their risks before they are performed.

5

Which characteristic is not a required personal characteristic of a professional phlebotomist?

A sense of humor

6

When a patient in the hospital refuses to have blood drawn, the phlebotomist should

notify the patient’s nurse to ensure that the physician or other ordering practitioner is notified promptly.

7

Fiscal services is responsible for

admitting, medical records, and billing

8

In addition to the laboratory, the following department may draw arterial blood gases:

respiratory therapy

9

The following department uses radioisotopes to perform tests:

Nuclear medicine

10

The analytic tool used to identify cell markers in HIV patients is

Flow Cytometer

11

The clinical laboratory is typically under the direction of a

Pathologist

12

A CBC is performed in the ______ department.

Hematology

13

aPTT testing monitors

Heparin Therapy

14

aPTT means

Activated Partial Thromboplastin Time

15

The type of chemistry test associated with drug analysis is known as

Toxicology

16

The ______ department identifies pathogenic microorganisms in patient samples.

Microbiology

17

A C& S test is analyzed in the ______ department.

Microbiology

18

Occult blood testing is done on

Feces

19

When patients donate their blood for use during their own surgery, this is known as

Autologous donation

20

Independent laboratories that analyze samples from other healthcare facilities are known as

Reference laboratories

21

C&S means

Culture and Sensitivity

22

CBC

Complete Blood Count

23

WBC

White Blood Cell

24

RBC

Red Blood Cell