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Venepuncture

Learning Objective

To understand how to safely and effectively practice venepuncture, whilst preventing infection and complications.

Learning Outcomes

  • To understand the steps in a safe venepuncture
  • To understand potential complications surrounding the technique of venepuncture and how to prevent them
  • To understand good and safe practice for venepuncture
  • To understand the veins of the arm and sites to be avoided
  • To understand how to prevent and control the risk of infection

Who is it for?

Any person who works within a health and social care setting who support clients in need of venepuncture