The phlebotomist event provides members with the opportunity to gain knowledge and skills required in phlebotomy. This competitive event consists of 2 rounds. Round One will be a written, multiple-choice test and top scoring competitors will advance to Round Two for the skills assessment. This event aims to inspire members to use critical thinking skills and be equipped with insight to treat patients in a clinical setting.
SLC Competition Information:
1. A “mystery skill(s)” will be announced on January 22, 2024 in which competitors will be asked to film a video of themselves performing one-two of the technical skills from the skills rubric. Along with the “mystery skill”, tips for how to record and instructions for uploading the video will be released. Competitors should continue to follow all guidelines required including proper dress and professional interactions with their patient and judges. Deadline to submit the video is February 16, 2024. Be sure to look at the 2023-2024 rubrics as this is how they will be scored.
2. The technical skill video above along with the online test will be used as a qualifier to move onto the in-person round two at SLC.
3. The online testing window is February 26- March 8, 2024. For competitors who move on to round two, online test scores will be combined with skills rubric scores at SLC for a total score.