Students pursuing a certificate in National Phlebotomy will take courses focused on skill development in the performance of a variety of blood collection methods using proper techniques and standard precautions. This includes vacuum devices, syringes, capillary skin puncture, butterfly needles and blood culture, and specimen collection on adults, children, and infants. Emphasis on infection prevention, patient identification, specimen labeling, quality assurance, specimen handling, processing, accessioning, professionalism, ethics, and medical terminology.
The program is 8 weeks long, and classes will be held Monday, Tuesday, and Thursday from 6:00 - 9:30 PM. The cost of the course is $850 with additional cost for background check, drug screen, and uniform.
Please email firstname.lastname@example.org and request a packet. Packets will include additional information and course schedules.
What Can This Program Do For You
Potential Career Paths
- Phlebotomy Specialist
- Medical Lab Technician (MLT)
- Traveling Phlebotomist
- Donor Phlebotomy Specialist
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