Phlebotomy Quizzes & Trivia

Phlebotomy is the process of using a needle to make an incision into a blood vessel. In some situations, such as laboratories and testing centers, a specialized technician or phlebotomist might take blood samples. But did you know that often, phlebotomy is performed by doctors, nurses, technicians, assistants, and others?
Did you know that, in addition to getting a blood sample, they have to be concerned with keeping the site clean, making sure the sample is sterile, and other things? Venipuncture is one of the most common medical procedures. It’s performed for 4 major reasons. Can you name them? If you said to obtain blood for diagnostic tests, monitor different blood characteristics, give treatments and medications, and to collect blood for later uses, then you may be ready to try out some of our quizzes and see how high you can score!
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Most people are scared to have an injection, they're afraid of the needles, but actually, it's the responsibility of a phlebotomist to ensure the patient that they know what they're doing. If you want to become...

Questions: 167  |  Attempts: 28328   |  Last updated: Oct 16, 2019
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    You are asked to draw for reticulocyte Count, what tube do you use?

Most people are terrified of needles to the point others develop needle phobias. A Phlebotomist is expected to be able to make correct incisions on a patient at all times without fail. How ready are you for the exams to be...

Questions: 17  |  Attempts: 30941   |  Last updated: May 4, 2020
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    What is another work for Systolic and Diastolic?

 There are different ways in which one can get a diagnosis of what ails them, and the most common way is through Phlebotomy, where blood is drawn and taken to the lab technicians. Are you on your way to getting the...

Questions: 200  |  Attempts: 8647   |  Last updated: May 5, 2020
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    The two circulations of the heart are _________and ___________. 

Different tube colors in Phlebotomy tubes are used for different tests, while some have additives others don’t. How conversant are you with their use, and are you sure you won’t get mixed up? Take up the quiz...

Questions: 49  |  Attempts: 8822   |  Last updated: Apr 10, 2020
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    Choose the correct order of draw.

When drawing blood from a patient you are expected to know which order to follow because a mix up may give mixed results. How conversant are you with the Order of Draw? Take up the quiz below and see if you need more practice...

Questions: 8  |  Attempts: 17545   |  Last updated: Aug 29, 2018
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    What additive is in the sterile tube? (yellow)

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Phlebotomy Questions & Answers

What is quality assurance (Q.A.)?
Quality Assurance is defined as a program that guarantees quality paitent care, by tracking the outcomes through scheduled audits. QA included appropiateness, applicability and timeliness of patient care
What is the anatomy of the heart in the order of blood flow?
Everyone knows that the heart pumps blood to the rest of the body. However, there are steps that allows the blood to follow a certain path. First, the blood comes into the right atrium of the heart. It comes from the superior and inferior venae cavae
Can you list the anatomy of the heart in the order of blood flow?
Superior & Inferior Vena Cava (V.C) Right Atrium Tricusped Valve Right Ventricle Pulmonary Artery to lungs (aveoli) Pulmonary vein Left Atrium Bicuspis Valve Left Ventricle Arota
What tube do you use if you are asked to draw for reticulocyte Count?
You must use a Lavender tube when drawing blood for a reticulocyteblood test.