Washington State Requirements

There are no Continuing Education requirements. Title 42 - Public Health. CHAPTER IV - CENTERS FOR MEDICARE & MEDICAID SERVICES, DEPARTMENT OF HEALTH AND HUMAN SERVICES-(Continued). SUBCHAPTER G - STANDARDS AND CERTIFICATION. Part 493 - Laboratory Requirements

Anyone in Washington doing an invasive procedure such as phlebotomy must have a medical assistant certification as long as they don’t already have a healthcare professional license such as RN, LPN, MD, etc.

For additional information, visit the Washington State Department of Health, Laboratory Quality Assurance.