Phlebotomy State Exam
The proper way to dispose of a needle is to:
Put into sharps container, without recapping, immediately after withdrawling it
The "Good Samaritan Law" encourages healthcare Professionals to:
provide medical care within the scope of their training at the scene of an accident without fear of being sued for negligence.
If a patient refuses a venipuncture procedure, the phlebotomist should:
Immediately report the refusal and actions taken to the nurse.
Microorganisms that cause disease are:
which of the following veins in the arm is most subjected to venipuncture?
Median cubital vein
After a meal
Tourniquets may be left on the patient for:
This complication results from repeated venipuncture of the same vein
Which of the following is not a component that makes up the chain of infection?
Mode of transportation
A hematoma can be prevented if:
Pressure is placed on the venipuncture site until the bleeding stops
Arterial blood gases need special handling. What is the handling requirements?
Specimen must be chilled after collection
The recommended depth for an infant microcapillary collection should not exceed:
Which of the following represents the correct order of draw?
Yellow, Light Blue, Green, Gray
Which test tube would be used for "Fasting Blood Sugar" or "Glucose Tolerance Test"
Which of the following is not a common symptom of shock:
Bacteria, viruses, fungus, or parasites belong to which type of hazard:
Which of the following is not considered a PPE
Bio hazard bags
Isolation is condensed into three categories which are:
Airborne, droplet and contact
Which of the following is considered a preanalytical error?
Latex sensitivity is a type of