Students will learn about the duties and responsibilities, the work environment and safety considerations as they relate to the job of a phlebotomy technician; vital signs, blood cells and blood vessels; methods of specimen collection, including venipuncture, capillary puncture and arterial puncture; specimen transport; special phlebotomy procedures, including symptoms, equipment, tests, procedures and guidelines and IV insertion.
Students will master the following skill sets: sterilizing medical instruments, preparing and positioning the patient, using proper order of draw, securing blood samples via venipuncture and capillary puncture, labeling vials, processing specimens, as well as disposing of sharps and hazardous waste. Upon completion of the program, students will be eligible to sit for the MedCA certification exam.
Phlebotomy Program Schedule: DAYS 12 WEEKS 2 days a week.
EVENINGS 12 WEEKS 2 days a week.
MONDAY/WEDNESDAY: 9AM-11:30AM MORNINGS (EVENINGS BEGIN JULY 20TH, 2020 TO OCTOBER 7TH, 2020)
NEXT SESSION BEGINS -AUGUST 3rd, 2020 to OCTOBER 21st, 2020
TUESDAY/THURSDAY: 9AM-11:30AM MORNINGS (EVENINGS BEGIN JULY 21ST, 2020 TO OCTOBER 8TH, 2020)
NEXT SESSION BEGINS- AUGUST 4th, 2020 to OCTOBER 22nd, 2020
NEXT SESSION BEGINS-SEPTEMBER 12th, 2020 to DECEMBER 5TH, 2020
The cost for this program is $1,400/ Cash Paying Students $850 with a $150 deposit due at registration
For cash paying students bi-weekly payment plans are available