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A rectangle represents a stop at the lab. A filled circle represents a stop for a routine blood draw. A circle with a dot in the middle represents a stop for a STAT blood draw when the phlebotomist hand delivers the blood to lab.
Note: Data in this chart are for illustrative purposes only.
Internet Citation: Figure 7. Sample Area Diagram: Phlebotomy: A Toolkit for Redesign in Health Care: Final Report.
September 2005. Agency for Healthcare Research and Quality, Rockville, MD. http://archive.ahrq.gov/professionals/quality-patient-safety/patient-safety-resources/resources/toolkit/tkfig7.html
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