Phlebotomy Technician Specialist: Certification Exam Review, 1st Edition

  • includes Studyware
  • Kathryn A. Kalanick
  • ISBN-10: 1418001406  |  ISBN-13: 9781418001407
  • 240 Pages
  • © 2007 | Published
  • List Price = $ 113.95
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Take the stress out of the phlebotomy certification exam with Phlebotomy Technician Specialist: Certification Exam Review. This book and accompanying CD will help you prepare and focus your studies for successful completion of the exam.

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Features and Benefits

  • Content outlines center on core concepts
  • Over 400 multiple choice practice questions and additional critical thinking questions
  • Rationales provided for all multiple choice questions
  • CD includes simulated practice exams for the ASCP, AMT, and NCA exams
  • CD will grade the topics so that you can assess your strengths as well as areas requiring additional study

Table of Contents

Unit One: Studying and Test Taking Tips.
Unit Two: Introduction to Phlebotomy
Unit Three: Medical Terminology
Unit Four: Anatomy and Physiology
Unit Five: Infection Control – Safety Procedures
Unit Six: Documentation
Unit Seven: Vital Signs
Unit Eight: Electrocardiography
Unit Nine: Blood Collection Equipment and Supplies
Unit Ten: Collection by Capillary Puncture
Unit Eleven: Collection by Routine Venipuncture
Unit Twelve: Complications of Blood Collection
Unit Thirteen: Specialized Phlebotomy Techniques
Unit Fourteen: Point-of-Care Testing and Other Laboratory Tests
SECTION II: Practice Exam


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Studyware  (ISBN-10: 1111538131 | ISBN-13: 9781111538132)

Succeed in your phlebotomy course and have fun with Studyware software! This dynamic resource is packed with interactive games, quizzes, and other resources that your mastery of key concepts in the corresponding chapter in your textbook.

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Meet the Author

Author Bio

Kathryn A. Kalanick

Kathryn Kalanick has been a post-secondary educator for 30 years. Her last position, prior to starting her own company, was as Director of Education for the Career Academy in Anchorage, Alaska. Ms. Kalanick has been instrumental in developing numerous Allied Health Care curriculums, for both on-ground and on-line programs, for national accreditation. Ms. Kalanick serves as a member of several educational advisory boards nationwide and has served as a member of both the Medical Assistant and Phlebotomy Examination review teams for NCCT and currently serves as the Chair for NCCT's Board of Testing. She currently owns and operates Educational Pathways in Utah, and works as an author, consultant, invited speaker, curriculum developer and instructional designer. She is a Certified Medical Assistant and Nationally Certified Phlebotomy Technician, as well as one of the nation's first Certified Postsecondary Instructors to earn the CPI (NCCT) credential.