Center for Phlebotomy Education

For over 20 years, Dennis J. Ernst has been educating healthcare professionals on the art and science of drawing blood samples for clinical laboratory testing. In addition to writing 5 books, giving over 500 conference presentations, and consulting with just about every player in the industry, Dennis has created a following who have come to rely on him as the most accurate source of standards-based information regarding phlebotomy on the planet.

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Friday May 22, 2020

In Part 2 of our interview with Dr. Amy Baxter, we discuss the effective use of distraction to minimize pediatric pain, how phlebotomists and other healthcare professionals should approach patients to assess their comfort level with needle procedures and more.
(Duration: 16:18)

Friday May 22, 2020

In this interview, Amy Baxter, MD, CEO and Founder of MMJ Labs talks to Center for Phlebotomy Education Director Dennis Ernst about current studies in pain management relative to phlebotomy, why cold and vibration mask the pain of a needle entering the skin, and how she came to create a device that significantly enhances the phlebotomy experience for pediatrics and needle-phobic patients.
(Duration: 15:30)

Friday May 22, 2020

In this podcast, Dan the Lab Safety Man talks to Dennis Ernst about how his life's path took him to his place in the world as the leading authority on clinical laboratory safety. Dan talks about his most satisfying experience, what he'd like his legacy to be, and what practices make his head explode.
(Duration: 15:41)

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