phlebotomist


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phle·bot·o·mize

 (flĭ-bŏt′ə-mīz′)
tr.v. phle·bot·o·mized, phle·bot·o·miz·ing, phle·bot·o·miz·es
To perform phlebotomy on.

phle·bot′o·mist n.

phle•bot•o•mist

(fləˈbɒt ə mɪst)

n.
1. a specialist in phlebotomy.
2. a nurse or other health worker trained in drawing venous blood for testing or donation.
[1650–60]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.phlebotomist - someone who practices phlebotomy
skilled worker, skilled workman, trained worker - a worker who has acquired special skills
Translations

phlebotomist

n flebotomista mf, persona capacitada para extraer sangre
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To transition between floors during morning rounds, phlebotomists primarily use elevators, although stairs may be used for short distances between floors when a phlebotomist is using a bag to carry supplies.
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A: The phlebotomist scans the patient's ID badge and enters into a system that he is with the patient; or
Another long wait and I was told by the phlebotomist that was a quiet day.
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Atrained phlebotomist will take a blood sample from their arm.
Front, from left) senior phlebotomist Jayne Cossey and Lina O'Raw from the League of Friends, and (back) office manager Karen Williams with senior phlebotomist Dawn Ward.