Monday, Day 1
9:00 a.m.–9:15 a.m. Classroom
9:15 a.m.–10:00 a.m. Classroom
- Quality Assurance
- Clean Technique
- Reagent Preparation
Lecture: Screening for Blood, part 1
10:00 a.m.–10:30 a.m. Classroom
10:30 a.m.–10:45 a.m.
Lecture: Screening for Blood, part 2
10:45 a.m.–11:15 a.m. Classroom
11:15 a.m.–12:30 p.m.
12:30 p.m.–1:50 p.m. Laboratory
Instructors demonstrate various blood screening tests and techniques such as: Kastle‐Meyer, LMG, Hemestix kit, Phen kit, Hemastix, Hexagon OBTI, and ABAcard® HemaTrace®, as well as the visual assessment of blood.
On your own: Screening for Blood
1:50 a.m.–5:00 p.m. Laboratory
Hands-on practice with individual sample packs utilizing the methods demonstrated above. Rotational demonstrations in small groups: Luminol, Bluestar® and Hemascein™.