Laboratory and Point of Care Basics
The goal of this course is to explain the nurse’s role in processing blood, urine, and cerebrospinal fluid samples for testing in the lab and at the bedside using point-of-care technology.

Course Publication Date: April 11, 2018

This course is available with NO ADDITIONAL FEE if you have an active one year unlimited membership!

Author:Susanne J. Pavlovish-Danis RN, MSN, ARNP-C, CDE
Michael G. Danis BSN, RN, CCRN
Course No:LPC032318
Contact Hours:2.00
Delivery Method:Online Self Study
Category:Community & Home Health
Critical Care Medicine
Emergency & Trauma Medicine
Medical & Surgical Issues
Learning Objectives
  • Describe the nurses role in laboratory analysis
  • Explain simple facts about fluid tests and containers
  • Identify the various types of blood collection tubes
  • Describe the importance of specimen integrity
  • Review Point of Care testing


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