City Campus, Clinical Skills Suite
This module is suitable for any health or social care worker, clinical researcher or scientist required to obtain venous blood samples
Module content includes:
- Basic anatomy and physiology
- Identifying a suitable vein
- Universal precautions
- Order of draw
- Simulated practice
- Troubleshooting and documentation
Everything you need to know
Confirmation of support from your line manager, access to a supervising practitioner with experience and competence in venepuncture.
Tutor assessment throughout the session and in simulation. Students are provided with a competency profile to use as a framework within their practice to identify suitability to perform venepunctures.