Phlebotomy CE Day 2017

Phlebotomy Conference 2017

The A-B Tech Phlebotomy Program and
the Center for Phlebotomy Education Presents

Phlebotomy CE Day 2017 • May 26, 2017

A-B Tech | Mission Health Conference Center in Asheville, NC


Speaker Dennis Ernst

Speaker: Dennis Ernst

Dennis J. Ernst MT(ASCP) is the Director of the Center for Phlebotomy Education, Inc. in Corydon, Indiana. Besides being a highly recruited international lecturer, he has authored of over 50 articles on phlebotomy, two textbooks and a desk reference. He is a member of the Clinical and Laboratory Standards Institute and chairs the CLSI working groups that write the standards for specimen collection. He also edits the Phlebotomy Today family of newsletters, read monthly by over 14,000 healthcare professionals worldwide.

As a subject-matter expert, he is regularly recruited by the CDC to sit on Evidence Review Panels that develop Best Practices in phlebotomy, and has been quoted by the Wall Street Journal, the Washington Post, and has appeared on Dateline NBC. As an expert witness, Ernst is frequently called upon to provide testimony in phlebotomy-related litigation.



Conference Schedule (P.A.C.E. Credits Awarded)



8:30 a.m. - 9:00 a.m. Check-In

9:00 a.m. - 10:30 a.m.

What You MUST Know About the New Venipuncture Standard

10:30 a.m. - 10:45 a.m.

10:45 a.m. - 12:00 p.m. What's New In Phlebotomy
12:00 p.m. - 1:00 p.m. Lunch (included)
1:00 p.m. - 2:30 p.m. What Would You Do? (Case Studies)
2:30 p.m. - 2:45 p.m. Break
2:45 p.m. - 4:14 p.m. Phlebotomy C.S.I. - Catastrophic Standards Infractions


The deadline for registration has been extended until May 16. The course number is SEF-6200-500. Registration is $100.

Contact Melissa Hyatt at or (828) 398-7266 or Monique Worley at Monique Worley at or 828-398-7486 for more information.


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